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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South G 7650, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 x 0.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1470

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye: color is green, iris and eyebrow are black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, south G 7650, in radim. 1928 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition