Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring bezel

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Armana

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

36.513

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Blue glazed openwork ring bezel in form of an Eye of Horus (wedjat ).

Provenance

From Egypt, Tell el Amarna. 1891-2: excavated by Petrie; By 1936: University College Collection, London; 1936: Given by the Univeristy College of London to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of University College, London