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Ring

Bronze wire, ends twisted together.

Provenance

From Mesheikh, Mes / 2122. 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, Old Kingdom–First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10, 2323–2040 B.C.

Findspot

Mesheikh, Egypt

Accession Number

12.1311

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings