Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. between mastabas G 7340 and G 7350 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1766

Medium or Technique

Fritite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet: blue in color, design on both sides, well made.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. between mastabas G 7340 and G 7350 in radim. 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