Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.3 x 0.5 cm (1/2 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1559

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment wedjat eye, pierced, a little design left on both sides, light blue drab colored paste.

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