Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Plot 7710 A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.1 cm (1/2 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2596

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Casing from wedjat eye; cf. 24-11-211 (in office cabinet)

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Plot 7710B. March 1925: 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