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Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Cemetery G 7000, SW quarter near mastaba G 7150

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2791

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a group of three ring fragments. One fragment has a portion of a Eye of Horus (wedjat) on a bezel, the second fragment is a ring shank, and the third fragment is also a Eye of Horus (wedjat) bezel fragment.

Provenance

From Giza, Cemetery G 7000, SW quarter near mastaba G 7150. 1925: 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