Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid 1-A

Dimensions

Length x thickness x width: 2 x 0.6 x 1.9 cm (13/16 x 1/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2695

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, plain back, bored through length , light green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid 1-A. December 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