Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
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This includes twenty-eight blue and green glazed faience deities, plaques and signs. This faience amulet is of the wedjat eye. The wedjat eye represents Horus’ left eye lost in battle and later restored magically by Hathor. The eye came to symbolize wholeness.
Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt. 1962: Accepted by the MFA; 1969: Arrived at the MFA.
Bequest of Mrs. Godfrey Peckitt