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Ring bezel fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
2551–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7100 Street Mastaba 7120 Chapel

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.8 cm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3087

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This ring bezel fragment has a small portion of the shank attached.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza G 7100 Street Mastaba, 7120 Chapel (tomb of Kawab). 1924 : 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