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Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.4 x 0.2 cm (1/2 x 9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2317

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This green ring bezel fragment, missing one side, is impressed with the Eye of Horus (wedjat). The shank is entirely gone.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000 debris E of subsidiary Pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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