Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Late Period, Dynasty 30 (?)
Other: 1.8 x 1.2 cm (11/16 x 1/2 in.)
Not On View
Purplish green, slight glaze, bored lengthwise.
From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1885)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription