Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E of mastaba G 7777; surface debris.

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.8 x 0.4 cm (5/8 x 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1410

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two faience Wedjat eye amulets; each of similar size and design. One complete, one incomplete.

Provenance

From Giza, E of mastaba G 7777; surface debris. 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