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Ring fragment

This is a broken ring bezel with part of the shank attached.

Provenance

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.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2347

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings