Rings

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhabale
50–40 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 2

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 5.9 x 0.9 cm (2 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-31a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Animal-related

Two bronze rings.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 2. 1921: 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