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Rings

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 165; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

a) W 0.2 cm, tk. 0.1 cm b) diameter 4.8 cm

Accession Number

23-1-5a-b

Medium or Technique

a) silver, b) gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

a) Small signet ring. b) Wire ring, ends unjoined.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 165. February, 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