Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Hellentistic (Ptolemaic)–Roman Imperial Period
332 B.C.–A.D. 364
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, GMT/ Room J2
Width x length: 1.3 x 1.6 cm (1/2 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; dark blue glaze; good condition.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, G.M.T. / Room J2. 1911: 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