Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7141, Roman room debris

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.1 x 1.6 x 0.4 cm (7/16 x 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-175

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet fragment, flat plain back, design in relief on front. BLue glaze, bored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7141, Roman room debris. 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