Ring fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400, S of mastaba G 7420 (Meresankh II)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1.7 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1763

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 a large part of the shank. The bezel has an impressed design.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7400, S of mastaba G 7410-7420: G 7420 (Meresankh II). 1925: 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