Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period
1070–712 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x width: 4.7 x 3.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.626

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience; green glaze; four openwork eyes, separated by papyrus sceptres; one eye broken and missing; pierced lengthwise; details painted in dark brown.

Provenance

Gift of the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes, through Miss Sarah H. Blanchard

Credit Line

Gift from the Estate of Professor Henry Williamson Haynes