Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
2551–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7060

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-75

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Some design incised both sides, ring above for suspension, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7060. 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