Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
Other: 3.5 x 3 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red and white mottled glass, bored.
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