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Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 19
1295–1186 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, sand just above gebel

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.938

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a fragment of a ring bezel. (cf. 26-1-608) It is inscribed with a cartouche of [mrj-jmn Hr-m-Hb] Horemheb.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, sand just above gebel. 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