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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Very small wedjat eye amulet incised in open work. Design same on both sides. Bored. Pale blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000 east of G 7052. 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.1 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 7/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-2-116

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets