Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian
New Kingdom to Late Period
1550–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7500, North of Pit G 7512 A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.9 x 0.2 cm (1/4 x 5/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2205

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Twenty-one wedjat eye amulets, compare 24-11-451.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7500, North of Pit G 7512A. 1925: 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