Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7500, E of G 7540, in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 2 cm (9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2012

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Blue faience Wedjat eye amulet; tan paste; incomplete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7500, E of G 7540, in debris . 1927 : 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