Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7700

Dimensions

Length: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.1581

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Blue glaze. Flat oval object with serrated edge. Unidentified.

Provenance

From Giza: Street 7700. April 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition