Ring fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of Pyramid IA

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 1.2 x 0.2 cm (13/16 x 1/2 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2698

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This is a fragment of a decorative ring band with a large chip missing from the center.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G I-a. 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