Ivory ring

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–1700 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN56x

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 2.8 cm (7/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1069

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Half round ivory ring.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN56x. 1914: 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