Ring fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 1.2 cm (9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2387

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring fragment consists of the bezel with one end broken off and part of the shank. The bezel has an image of a captive tied to a stake?

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris N of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 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