Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, street G 7000, opposite avenue 1

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 1.7 x 1 cm (7/16 x 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2632

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring bezel fragment consists of one end of the bezel and a very small part of the shank. The bezel is impressed with a design of a seated figure facing right and an ankh.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, street G 7000, opposite avenue 1. 1924: 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