Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of mast. G 7650

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.3 cm (7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

28.1469

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faded green glaze, iris and eyebrow black.

Provenance

From Giza: debris of mast. G 7650 . 1928: 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