Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris

Dimensions

Height x width: 3.2 x 2.5 cm (1 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

25.2116

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Eye of Horus (wedjat) with small fragment missing. (cf 24-11-211).

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510, [chapel], debris. 1926: 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