Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, East of Pyramid I-A

Dimensions

Length x thickness x width: 1.2 x 0.4 x 1.3 cm (1/2 x 3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2669

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, same both sides, light green, bored. Back plain.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000, East 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