Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7600, East of G 7650

Dimensions

Width x thickness x length: 1.5 x 0.4 x 2 cm (9/16 x 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2408

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye amulet, green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7600, East of G 7650. March 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