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Ring of gold

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 60, Chamber

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.75 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.16981

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

One ring (circle) of gold. Small and beaded.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 60, Chamber. 1918: 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