Ring with Ankh (Symbol for Life)

A work made of carnelian.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of carnelian.

Date:

Middle Kingdom (1991 BC–1784 BC)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Ancient and Byzantine Art

Artist

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Ring with Ankh (Symbol for Life)

Origin

Egypt

Date

1991 BC–1784 BC

Medium

Carnelian

Dimensions

W. 0.5 cm (3/16 in.); diam. 1.5 cm (5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Getty and Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1894.895

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