Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7550 B; in debris of rooms

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1508

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small, green faience Wedjat eye amulet, crude design on each side.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7550B; in debris of rooms. 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