Iron rings

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 333; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

2.5 cm (1 in.), Tk. 1.8

Accession Number

23-2-15d

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Two decayed iron cores of ring sets.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 333. February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition