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Ring

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
332–50 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.308

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Bronze; corroded; incised lines scratched on surface.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1885: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 28, 1885: voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over February 1886. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription