Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7150 B

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 3.9 x 0.9 cm (3/8 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1570

Medium or Technique

Glazed faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One green fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet with outlines and is pierced. The flat back is blue. The design is on one side only.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7150B. 1927: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition