Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW, Trench 34

Dimensions

1.0 x 1.5 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.), thickness 0.6cm

Accession Number

25.2974

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of Wedjat Eye, blue glaze with dark blue decoration; same both sides.

Provenance

Giza, G 7000 SW, Trench 34, debris. 1925: 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