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Ring fragment

This ring fragment consists of one end of the bezel and part of the shank. The bezel had a design of the head of a goddess wearing a collar; the head itself is missing but the collar remains.


From Egypt, Giza, St G 7000 debris E of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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


Overall: 1.6 x 1.3 x 0.4 cm (5/8 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Rings