Finger ring

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter x length of bezel: 2.05 cm x 1.8 x 1.1

Accession Number

1978.522

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Green faience finger ring with bezel containing a cartouche reading “Amenhotep, ruler of Thebes”

Provenance

From Egypt. By 1978: Mrs. Horace L. Mayer collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Mayer December 1, 1978.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horace L. Mayer