New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Haremhab
Object Place: Egypt, Notes: Egypt
Other (Maximum): 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue faience finger ring with oval bezel bearing inscribed name of “Horemheb Meryamun.”
[Alternate Text for 1978.302-303:]
During the second half of Dynasty 18 faience rings inscribed with the reigning king’s name were made as tokens of royal favor. These two examples are inscribed for the last kings of Dynasty 18.
From Egypt. By 1978: Laurence E. and Emma Stuyvesant Eastman collection; given to the MFA by Mrs. Eastman September 13, 1978.
(Accession Date: September 13, 1978)
Gift of Mrs. Laurence E. Eastman