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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

This blue-glazed bored Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet has a flat back and one incised line marking the eyebrow.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 3, black debris. December 1925 : 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

Egyptian, Late Period,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 0.9 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.2983

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets