Meroitic Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 125
0.8 x .55 cm (5/16 x 3/16 in.); thickness: 0.1; width of band: 0.22
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Intaglio real ring- head of Iris with head dress and feather crown; Oval outside
From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 125, 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition