Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7011, H Chamber

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-475

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fragment wedjat eye. Serrated edges. Perforated back, flat both sides. Incised design on one. Blue glaze. Hard light blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7011, H chamber. 1926 : 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