Fragments of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet (mended)

Egyptian
Late Period
664–332 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Width x thickness x length: 2.5 x 0.5 x 4.2 cm (1 x 3/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2398

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Two fragments of a large wedjat eye, blue green glaze (glued).

Provenance

From 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