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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From Pit G 7777 W; in filling.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 3.1 cm (13/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1414

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Large, green faience Wedjat eye amulet; complete. Design on both sides; partially pierced.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, From Pit G 7777 W; in filling. 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