Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid I-B

Dimensions

Width x length x depth: 2.5 x 3.4 x 0.8 cm (1 x 1 5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2527

Medium or Technique

Speckled diorite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, plain both sides, bored through length.

Provenance

From Giza. North of Pyramid I-B. November 1924: 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