Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of G 7210, St. G 7200

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 x 0.5 x 2.8 cm (1 1/8 x 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2780

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Rectangular wedjat with 6 open work holes and serrated edges, light green, pupil in black, back plain

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, east of G 7210, St. G 7200. 1924: 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