Ring bezel fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.945

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a fragment of a ring bezel. It has a name incised, [THnt xprw], probably an epithet of Amenhotep III .

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, E of mastaba G 7050. 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