Fragment of eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, South of G 7510

Dimensions

Width x thickness x length: 1.6 x 0.6 x 2 cm (5/8 x 1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2413

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wedjat eye fragment, blue green glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, South of G 7510. 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