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Ring bezel

This rectangular rnig bezel is broken on onke end and is incised with a kheper flanked by uraei.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, debris S of Isis temple enclosing wall. 1926 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.4 x 1.1 cm (9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-702

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings