Ring

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 324; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.7 cm (5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-364a

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Finger ring band sheet, metal ribbed in center, repousse lines running horizontally.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 324. January 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