Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris S of mastaba G 7150
1.4 x 1.6 cm (9/16 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This crudely made Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet has the design incised on the front, and a plain curved back. There is a perforation on either side of the pupil, cut half-way through to meet the boring. The details of the pupil and brow have been painted brown.
From Egypt, Giza debris S of mastaba G 7150. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition