Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7300 Temple Mastaba 7320

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.5 x 3.5 cm (1 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1725

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, same both sides, pierced and broken.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 7300. Temple Mastaba 7320. 1925: 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