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Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-765

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a ring bezel fragment with the figure of Bes holding an ankh sign in relief.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza Street G 7000, debris on floor. 1926: 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