<em>Signet Ring Bearing the Name of Amunhotep II</em>, ca. 1426-1400 B.C.E. Silver, 1/2 × 1/2 in. (1.3 × 1.3 cm, 0.01kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.726E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.726E_reference_SL1.jpg)

Signet Ring Bearing the Name of Amunhotep II

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1426-1400 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 1/2 × 1/2 in. (1.3 × 1.3 cm, 0.01kg)


Accession Number: 37.726E

Image: 37.726E_reference_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One silver signet ring cast in two pieces and soldered together; the ends of the shank after casting having been hammered to make them thinner and wider. The bezel of square shape depicts a smiting scene and contains the name of Amenhotep II. Condition: Well-shaped but the execution is crude.

Brooklyn Museum