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Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring bezel and fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 2.1 cm (1/2 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-1139

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a group of one ring bezel and two fragments of ring bezels. There is one Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring bezel broken at both ends and two fragments of ring bezels. One fragment has Eye of Horus (wedjat) design and the other bezel fragment has part of the shank attached.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 1926: 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