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Eye of Horus (wedjat) ring fragment

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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

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

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings