Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of pit G 7750 x

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (5/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2554

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat, eyebrow and pupil in black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of pit G 7750x. 1929: 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