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Bracelet (in fragments)

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Thin ivory bracelet/bangle. Round profile. Broken into several fragments.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, grave 135. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–2, 2960–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2514

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets