Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7400 Temple Mastaba 7420

Dimensions

Height x length: 2.7 x 4.9 cm (1 1/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1740

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Double wedjat eye, defaced, dark blue faience.

Provenance

From Giza. St. 7400. Temple Mastaba 7420. 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