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Ring bezel fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.948

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a fragment of a ring bezel, broken at both ends. It is inscribed with a cartouche containing the name [mrj-jmn Hr-m-Hb] Horemheb.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000. 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