Finger Ring card

Finger Ring

1973.1.55b

Currently not on display

Information

Dark blue faience ring bezel bearing, in sunk relief, hieroglyphs. Hoop missing. Purchased for the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum at Sotheby's, London, 16 December 1924 (Bethell collection), Lot 358; previously in the Tyssen-Amherst collection, sold at Sotheby's, London, 17 June 1921 as part of a group of faience ring fragments from Petrie's 1891-92 excavations at Tell el-Amarna (lots 883-886).