Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Greco-Roman Period


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, GMT / Room J2

Dimensions

Height x width: 0.9 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1117

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; red; plain surface; hole lengthwise; good condition.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, GMT / Room J2. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition