Ring

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 609

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.9cm (3/4in.)

Accession Number

23-M-169

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Hair ornaments

One crescent ring, heavily patinated, perhaps hair ring.

Provenance

From Beg. West 609. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition