Ring

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S552, Dynasty 18 level

Dimensions

Diameter x width x thickness: 2.7 x 0.55 x 0.45 cm (1 1/16 x 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2053

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

A white ring made of shell.

Provenance

From Semna, S552, Dynasty 18 level. 1924: 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