Bangle bracelet

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–2
2960–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 135

Dimensions

Diameter: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2513

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Thin ivory bangle bracelet, in four fragments. Flatened profile.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 135. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition