Two eye of Horus (wedjat) amulets

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7522, foundation blocks at west

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.7 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-617

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Plain flat backs. Design in relief, blue touched up in purplish black glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7522, foundation blocks at west. 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