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Child's bangle bracelet

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Ivory bracelet of a child. The surface is encrusted with a white substance.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, grave 118. 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 or 2, 3000–2675 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiet el Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Depth x Diameter: 0.3 x 4.5 cm (1/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2509

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets