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Fragment of a ring

One fragment of bezel and part of a ring shank made of white hard paste with blue glaze. A partial cartouche of Tutmosis III is preserved.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 3, black debris. 1925: 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

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

2.1 x 2.1 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2992

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings