Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 838-712 B.C.E.
Third Intermediate Period
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Signet Ring, ca. 838-712 B.C.E. Faience, 15/16 × 2 9/16 in. (2.3 × 6.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.876E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.37.876E_NegC_print_bw.jpg)
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Signet ring of pale green faience. The top is in the form of a large loop. Bezel: solid with loop, extremely elongated, in shape of cartouche bearing sunk relief inscription. The base is in the shape of a cartouche and is inscribed with text. Elongated bezel inscribed with epithets of Atum. Loop: thick flat on onside, rounded on outside.
Condition: Piece chipped from upper end of cartouche.
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