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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet. Faience; dark green glaze; hole lengthwise; rude work.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1 (pillared hall 27), between pillars 2 and 3, lot c. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Roman Imperial Period, Roman Imperial, 30 B.C.–A.D. 364

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

11.1067

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets