Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South of Pyramid I-A

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.7 x 0.5 cm (11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2624

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Pendant with design on each side, one of them being a wedjat. Green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, South of Pyramid I-A. 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