Ring

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1390–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, E and a little N of mastaba G 7152

Dimensions

Overall: legth of bezel, 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.936

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a ring bezel and part of shank. It has the prenom of the king impressed on the bezel: [nb-mAat-ra] Nebmaatre, Amenhotep III (Dynasty 18).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, E and a little N of mastaba G 7152. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition