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Ring bezel

This ring bezel is broken at one end with a piece missing. It has a light blue glaze and is inscribed with a cartouche containing the name Ay.


From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, W of mastaba G 7150. 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, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.


Giza, Egypt

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Rings