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Ring bezel fragment

This blue-glazed ring bezel fragment is broken on one end and has part of the shank on the other. An ankh is inscribed on it.

Provenance

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 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: 1.6 x 1 cm (5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-548

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings