Finger ring

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period
1070–656 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2.5 cm (9/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

1992.517

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring has an openwork design in the form of a cobra with a sun disc over the symbol for gold.

Provenance

From Egypt. By 1992: with Dr. Jerome M. Eisenberg, Royal-Athena Galleries, New York; 1992: given to the MFA by Dr. and Mrs. Eisenberg.

(Accession Date: October 28, 1992)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Jerome M. Eisenberg