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Ring bezel

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.4 x 1 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-631

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring bezel is broken on both ends and is inscribed “Re, heka, nefer, (i) reed.”

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition