Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 2 cm (3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-639

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

One fragment of Eye of Horus (wedjat) eye ring with part of shank and small piece of bezel. Eye in relief.

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