Bracelet

Egyptian
Byzantine (Coptic) Period


Dimensions

Overall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.) double

Accession Number

03.1722

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Silver; flattened hoop inscribed on one side; one end a loop; the other a hook.

Provenance

Said to be from Akhmim. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for 10 shillings. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund