Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7100 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 2 cm (1 1/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-203

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment, large wedjat eye, plain flat back design in relief, serrated edge, pupil black

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Stret 7100 debris. 1926 : 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