Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring bezel fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.2 cm (7/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-764

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a group of five wedjat eye ring bezel fragments, three of which are executed in open work.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor. 1926: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition