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Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring bezel fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

26-1-1138

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring bezel has one end broken off and has an wedjat eye impressed on one side, with a Nefer sign in front of the wedjat.

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