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Signet Ring

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Bronze
  • Reportedly From: Saqqara, Egypt
  • DATES ca.1539-1075 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 18 or later
    PERIOD New Kingdom
    DIMENSIONS 5/16 × Diam. 7/8 in. (0.8 × 2.3 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.1752E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bronze signet ring. Bezel: ovoid, contains inscription (now unintelligible); loop: one piece with bezel, nearly circular. Condition: Very bad bronze disease.
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