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Simple ivory ring; minory splintering.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed): 1910: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Badarain to Naqada III, 4500–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.1081

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings