Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


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

Dimensions

Length x thickness x width: 2.3 x 0.8 x 2.1 cm (7/8 x 5/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2722

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, light green, eyebrows in black - back plain. Bored and weathered.

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