Ear Ornament card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Ear Ornament


Currently not on display


Broad circular ring with slit opening. The identification of this type of ring is still uncertain but they were probably worn as ear or hair ornaments. Recorded by Flaxman Spurrell as being 18th Dynasty. From one of Flinders Petrie's excavations - probably Tell el-Amarna or Gurob.