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Finger ring

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...

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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)

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Gift of Mrs. Laurence E. Eastman

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Haremhab, 1323–1295 B.C.

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The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Rings