Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height x width: 3.7 x 2.6 cm (1 7/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; blue-green glaze; incised details, painted with dark blue; two rings at top for suspension; good condition.
From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza. G.M.T. / N.W.Corner / burial. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition