<em>The Cheops Ring</em>, ca. 664-404 B.C.E. Gold, Height 13/16 in., 0.5 lb. (2.1 cm, 0.2kg). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.734E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.734E_PS6.jpg)

The Cheops Ring

Medium: Gold

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 664-404 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Height 13/16 in., 0.5 lb. (2.1 cm, 0.2kg) Bezel: Width 11/16 x Length 15/16 in. (1.8 x 2.5 cm)

Collections:

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

Exhibitions:

Accession Number: 37.734E

Image: 37.734E_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Gold signet ring of a "Priest of Isis of Cheops" i.e. a priest of the temple of Isis at Giza. The bezel is oval shaped with the inscribed area being slightly raised leaving an oval border. The priest's name is Neferbire.

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