Gold ring

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, From Meroe, Pyr. N XII, S.E. Corner, foundation

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.045 x 0.048

Accession Number

24.553

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Thick gold ring tapering to ends, which do not join.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Pyr. N 12, S.E. Corner, foundation deposit. [Excav. date] Jan. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition