Finger ring

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Bezel: 1.5 x 1 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.) Shank: 1.8 x 1.9 cm (11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

42.129

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

The ring has a small, oval bezel that is uninscribed.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gammai: Mound E, Bronze Box.
Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates