Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500, redeem

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.5 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.) Overall: 2 x 1.8 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2493

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulets (2+frag.) wedjat eye, cf 24-11-211.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7500, redeem. 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