Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, East of pyramid I-b

Dimensions

Seal length x width x thickness x overall height: 1.6 x 1.3 x 0.2 x 1.9 cm (5/8 x 1/2 x 1/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2591

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This fragment of a ring bezel with part of shank has an impressed design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, East of pyramid I-b. 1924: 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