Medium: Electrum, engraved
Dates:ca. 1353-1336 B.C.E.
Dimensions: Diam. of inner part of ring 11/16 x Length of bezel 11/16 in. (1.7 x 1.7 cm)
Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor
Accession Number: 33.681
Catalogue Description: Signet ring of electrum with oval bezel on which the rekhit bird is worshipping the Horus name of Amenhotep “Living of truth”. Probably the item belonged to a member of the royal family at El Amarna. The hieroglyphs are filled in with a green substance but this is probably only an accumulation. Condition, excellent with only a few green stains.