Penannular Earring

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Red jasper
Dimensions:
diam. 2.3 cm (7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1926
Accession Number:
26.7.1333
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Acquired by Lord Carnarvon (d. 1913). Carnarvon Collection, acquired by the Museum from Lady Carnarvon, 1926.