Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E of G 7230

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.0 x 1.5 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2854

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of a large wedjat eye, light green.

Provenance

From Giza, E of G 7230. 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