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Ring bezel

This is a ring bezel with one end broken and missing. There is a design (animal?) lightly inscribed, and remnants of a light blue glaze. May join with 26-1-424.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000. 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 1.4 cm (3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-422

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings