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Child's bangle bracelet

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Ivory; wide with double row of oblique lines incised as ornament.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA 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, 2960–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2510

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets