Bracelet (in fragments)

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


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

Dimensions

Diameter: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2514

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Thin ivory bracelet/bangle. Round profile. Broken into several fragments.

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