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Description

Earring of gold consisting of four hollow penannular hoops, soldered together at their bases : Ancient Egyptian, Middle Egypt, Riqqa, Tomb of Beri, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c.1539 - 1292 BC

Museum reference

A.1913.390

Collection

World Culture

Object name

Earring

Production information

Unknown
ANCIENT EGYPT

Date

New Kingdom
18th Dynasty

Style / Culture

18th Dynasty, New Kingdom, Ancient Egyptian

Materials

Gold

Collection place

Riqqa, Middle Egypt, ANCIENT EGYPT

Associations

Biry
Excavator: Engelbach, Reginald

References

Engelbach, R. The Jewellery of Riqqeh in Ancient Egypt (1914), London ; New York : MacMillan, pp. 3-4, frontispiece [6-10]

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