Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Overall: 0.7 x 1.1 cm (1/4 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet has some detail carved on the convex surface, the back is flat and plain. It is bored lengthwise. Pale brown shaded to yellow stone, polished.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way