<em>Ring of Ramesses IV</em>, ca. 1152-1145 B.C.E. Silver, Width: 7/8 in. (2.3 cm) . Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.727E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.727E_SL3.jpg)

Ring of Ramesses IV

Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1152-1145 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Width: 7/8 in. (2.3 cm) Weight: 185.20 grains (12.001 grams)


Museum Location: 19th Dynasty to Roman Period, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 37.727E

Image: 37.727E_SL3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One tin-silver alloy ring, cast in one piece, with lines of burnishing just over the edge of the bezel. The oval bezel may contain a cryptogram consisting of the name of Rameses IV, Hk3-m3’t-R’. Condition: Good; some indentations on the shank and the inside of the bezel is discolored; modern scratches within the sun disc of the ba-bird on the bezel.

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