Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris south of G 7150

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.4 cm (1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-888

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Design in relief touched up with red and brown. Flat back with crossed lines incised.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris south of G 7150. 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