Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–364 A.D.
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Height x width: 2.3 x 1.7 cm (7/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark blue glaze; with incised details; good condition.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1 (pillared hall 27), lot c. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: Marrch 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition