Bracelet bangle

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
2750–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 116

Dimensions

Diameter: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.2680

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Ivory bracelet/bangle. Delicate, round profile in five fragments. Mounted on supportive backing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 116: 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition