Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 140
Legacy dimension: 0.017 x 0.015
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The ring was found in debris on the coffin bench, along with two other signets and other jewelry items. The oval, intaglio bezel features a seated figure with an elaborate headdress on open lotus flower.
From Meroe, Beg. W 140. February 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition