Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7100, Chapel 4 N of G 7120

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 1.15 x 1.2 x 0.75 cm (7/16 x 1/2 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2965

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small fragmetn, large wedjat eye. Dark green, bored.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7100, Chapel 4 N of G 7120. 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