Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Length: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1538

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Sacred eye, single. Diorite. No details.

Provenance

From Giza. March 1929: axcavated 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