Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 2 Avenue

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.7 x 4.3 cm (1 1/16 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1607

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Large wedjat eye amulet fragment.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 2 Avenue.1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition