Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, S of mastaba G 7650, between G 7650&G 7660, in

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 0.6 x 2.1 cm (13/16 x 1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1458

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Green, faience Wedjat eye; rough design on both sides.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, S of mastaba G 7650, between G 7650 and G 7660, in radium . 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