Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7300 in debris betw mast. G 7331&G 7430

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 0.6 x 0.4 cm (7/16 x 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1557

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of wedjat eye, pierced, color blue, pupil and eyebrow in heavy black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, In St. 7300 in radim between mastabas G 7330 & G 7430. 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