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Seal Ring


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description This greenish faience example has widely spaced hieroglyphs that read "Mut, lady of Asheru." Peculiarities of the writing raise doubts about the authenticity.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
10/19/1978Examinationexamined for condition
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
10th-8th century BCE (Third Intermediate Period)
Medium
faience with blue glaze
(Precious Stones & Gems)
Accession Number
42.200
Measurements
Ring H: 1 1/8 x Diam: 7/8 in. (2.88 x 2.28 cm); Bezel L: 2 7/16 x W: 9/16 in. (6.25 x 1.46 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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