40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg, West, tomb W 140
Legacy dimension: D. 0.015
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This ring was found in the organic debris on the coffin bench. Several other rings and jewelry items were recovered from the burial. This ring, with an oval, intaglio bezel, features a standing figure facing left.
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