Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 – early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), W. of coffin 4
Length x width: 6.1 x .8 cm (2 3/8 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a gold band with pierced, rounded ends. A cord passed through the ends would have secured the band to the wrist.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10, shaft A (tomb of Djehutynakht) W of coffin 4. May 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition