Ring bezel fragment
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of pyramid I-b
Bezel length x width x thickness x overall height: 2.2 x 2.3 x 0.5 x 1.1 cm (7/8 x 7/8 x 3/16 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a fragment of a ring bezel with part of shank. It has hieroglyphs consisting of a scarab beetle with a sun-disc above and a rearing cobra to the right. The shank has a floral decoration.
From Egypt, Giza, North of pyramid I-b. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition