Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7150 B, burial chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-864

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Crude, flat both sides, green glaze, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7150B, burial chamber. 1926 : 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