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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

One fragment of an open work plaque wedjat eye; design on both sides; blue with black eye.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris from room W349. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.5 x 0.4 x 1.6 cm (1 3/8 x 3/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1326

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets