Ring-seal fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 3.4 cm (1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1790

Medium or Technique

Fritite?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

One part of a seal bezel: shank is broken off and missing, hieroglyphic inscription on seal side, color is red(?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 in radim. 1927 : 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