Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, debris of Street G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 1.9 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1665

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

One fragment of a faience ring bezel, inscribed with what appears to be a Wedjat eye.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of Street G 7300. 1927: 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