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Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

26-1-240

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets