Amulet fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Near pyramid I-b

Dimensions

Height x length x thickness: 1.1 x 1.4 x 0.45 cm (7/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2401

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of Wedjat eye, blue, back plain.

Provenance

From Giza, near pyramid I-b. 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