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Eye of Horus (wedjat) amulet

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Blue Eye. Blue glaze, inscribed with fine cartouche on base: Neb-Maat-Re.

Provenance

Said to be from Amarna. By 1894: Mrs. Samuel D. Warren collection; 1894: given to the MFA by Mrs. Samuel D. Warren.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel D. Warren

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1539–1295/1292 B.C.

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.4 x 1 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

94.254

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets