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Silver; flattened hoop inscribed on one side; one end a loop; the other a hook.

Provenance

Said to be from Akhmim. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for 10 shillings. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period,

Dimensions

Overall: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.) double

Accession Number

03.1722

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets