Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Old Kingdom–Roman Period
2323–30 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

82.259

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; dull green and yellow-brown, wedjat eye with eyebrow and pupil in purple on one side and green on the other; slight glaze.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Henry J. Bigelow