Ivory bracelet



Accession Number
AB49
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Body adornment case
Object Type
Jewellery, Bracelet/bangle
Periods
Late Period to Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Animal products (Ivory)
Provenance
Egypt, Abydos
Measurements
Diameter (max): 37mm
Number of Elements
1

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Description

An ivory bracelet, dated by Margaret Murray to the Roman Period, likely from Abydos. The object was gifted to the University of Wales, Aberystwyth by John Bancroft Willans, a subscriber of the Egypt Exploration Fund/Society, who received the object in 1903, and was subsequently gifted to the Egypt Centre in 1997.

Last modified: 16 Jan 2021

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