This Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet has incised details on the front. The back is flat and plain. The projection at the top is not bored for suspension. Gray-black fine-grain stone with slight polish. There is a small spot of a white substance on one corner of the front surface.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way