Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7012 A (GAR 1937, see diary)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.5 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-240

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of wedjat amulet, flat back incised design both sides, blue, pierced, hard white/green paste.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, 7012 A (GAR 1937, see diary). 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition