Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Roman Imperial Period
Roman Imperial, 30 B.C.–A.D. 364
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Height x width: 0.9 x 0.6 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet. Faience; dark green glaze; hole lengthwise; rude work.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1 (pillared hall 27), between pillars 2 and 3, lot c. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 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