Ivory finger ring

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1079

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Ivory finger ring with traces of white; good condition.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed). 1911: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition