Meroitic Period, reign of Queen Amanikhatashan
Findspot: Nubia-Sudan, Meroe, Beg., Tomb 18 A
Height x diameter x height of projection: 0.7 x 6.3 x 1.75 cm (1/4 x 2 1/2 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of two (24.558) large, heavy rings, with triple projections at 180 degrees facing each other; somewhat corroded and stained green.
From Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), North Tomb 18A. March 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition