User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Ring bezel

This is a fragment of a ring bezel. It has a design impressed: the figure of a deity kneeling on a gold sign, holding signs for "millions of years". A sun disc and uraei are above the figure. Dy XVIII-XIX


From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7100, debris. 1926: 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, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.


Giza, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Rings