Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
30 B.C.


Dimensions

Other: 3.5 x 3 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

85.626

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Red and white mottled glass, bored.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription