Child's bangle bracelet

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1 or 2
3000–2675 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 118

Dimensions

Depth x Diameter: 1.3 x 4.6 cm (1/2 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2507

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

The bracelet is ivory and wide. Polished in some areas.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 118. 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