Scaraboid with eye of Horus (wedjat )

Egyptian


Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.7 x 1.1 x 1.2 cm (1/4 x 7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

67.1119

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Blue faience scaraboid with wedjat eye (eye of Horus) on the back and five neb-signs on the base.

Provenance

By 1967: Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968) collection; given to the MFA by Horace L. Mayer December 1, 1967.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace L. Mayer