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Ring bezel

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, W of mastaba G 7150

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.947

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring bezel is broken at one end with a piece missing. It has a light blue glaze and is inscribed with a cartouche containing the name Ay.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, W of mastaba G 7150. 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