Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring
Length: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The shank is broken into two pieces. Bezel is unattached to shank. Bezel is a blue openwork wedjat eye with an elaborate brow.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way