Amulet of Horus

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 25–30
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Length: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1031

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Horus. Faience, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Giza: Street S. of G 7410 [Excav. date] Jan. 24, 1925 Phot. B 5802/3. 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