User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Mold for an eye of Horus ( wedjat) amulet

Start collecting

Pottery. mold for casting Wedjat Eye amulet or ring bezel. Back chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Tell el Amarna, 1891-2. (Petrie)

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1349–1336 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: W. 0.036

Accession Number

36.496

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Molds