Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, between G 7220-30

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 1.5 x 2.3 x 0.5 cm (9/16 x 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2832

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat amulet, four eyes. Cf. 24-11-214. Dark blue, bored through length.

Provenance

From Giza, between G 7220-30. 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