Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7792 A; in fill of pit

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 3.5 x 0.5 cm (7/8 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1392

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Large, green faience Wedjat eye amulet; well made, and design on one side only.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7792A; in fill of pit. 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University- Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by teh government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition