Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7000

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.2 x 1 cm (7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-421

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Fragment of ring bezel with part of shank attached, both with purplish glaze. Part of name of [nb-mAat-ra] Nebmaatre, Amenhotep III (Dynasty 18) is incised.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 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