Ring

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Badarain to Naqada III, 4500–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1081

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Simple ivory ring; minory splintering.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed): 1910: 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