Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Height x width: 2.1 x 1.6 cm (13/16 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; dark blue glaze; good condition; hole lengthwise.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1 (= pillared hall 27). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition (found by M.Kh.); assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition