Ring fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120

Dimensions

Overall: 1.9 x 1.8 x 1.2 cm (3/4 x 11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2617

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This ring fragment consists of one end of the bezel and part of the shank. The bezel is impressed with a design of an animal-headed standing god facing right.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, near mastaba G 7110-7120: G 7120. 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