Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–364 A.D.
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyr. Temple, G.M.T. / J' / Lot C3 /M.Kl
Overall: 0.1 x 0.1 cm (1/16 x 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet is in the shape of a rectangular plaque. There is a roughly etched wedjat eye on one side and papyrus column (wadj) on the other side. It is in good condition.
From Egypt, Giza. Menkaura Pyramid Temple, GMT J' Lot C3 / M. Kl. 1907: 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