Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7100

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

25.1568

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, light green. Black painted design on one side, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, St. 7100. 1925:excavated by the Harvard University–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