Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7200 in debris, E of G 7220

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.4 x 2.05 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2938

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye, light green, bored. Iris in black.

Provenance

From Giza, Street 7200 in debris, E of G 7220. 1924: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