Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7600 street debris East of G 7650

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 0.6 x 0.5 cm (7/16 x 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2351

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet, blue-green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7600 street debris East of G 7650. 1929 : 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