Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St G 7500, SE of G 7550 in radium.

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.6 x 0.5 cm (1/2 x 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1526

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Green faience Wedjat eye amulet. No design; black iris and eyebrow.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St G 7500, SE of G 7550 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