Eye of Horus (wedjat ) amulet

Egyptian
Roman?


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2757

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet. The surface is worn.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition