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Fragment of ring bezel

One fragment of a ring seal bezel.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 2, between Mastabas G 7220-7230. December 1924: 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

Height x length x thickness: 0.95 x 1.0 x 0.3 cm (3/8 x 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2803

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings