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Ring bezel

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.941

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a ring bezel, with the end broken and missing . It is inscribed with a cartouche. The Object Register states that there are two faience ring bezels and two fragments of two others, but only one is present.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor. 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