Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid I-B

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.2 x 0.4 cm (7/16 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2515

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet depicting 4 wedjat eyes on both sides. Underside flat. Same both sides. Bored. Light green.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid I-B. November 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