Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–364 A.D.
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Height: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; fragment; blue glaze; half missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, communal burial in room J1 (= pillared hall 27). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition (found by M. Kh.); assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition