Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7330 x, second chamber, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 1.9 x 0.5 cm (7/8 x 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1582

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet fragment of wedjat eye in blue-glazed faience.

Provenance

From Giza, 2nd chamber of G 7330 x, debris. 1927: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: December 14, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition