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Ring-seal fragment

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One part of a seal bezel: shank is broken off and missing, hieroglyphic inscription on seal side, color is red(?).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. G 7400 in radim. 1927 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 3.4 cm (1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1790

Medium or Technique

Fritite?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings