London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
AN EGYPTIAN HOLLOW GOLD RING OF QUEEN TIYE
DYNASTY XVIII, REIGN OF AMENHOTEP III, 1386-1349 B.C.
Bearing the title 'Royal Queen', and the name of Tiye within a cartouche below
Bezel 5/8 in. (1.8 cm.) long
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A letter from the Louvre Museum dated 17 February 1928 accompanies this lot.
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