Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.7 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-115

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Flat back, curved front, some design incised (both sides), Light blue glaze, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7000, 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