Signet ring

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 126

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Ring D. 0.017 x 0.022 Bezel D. 0.011

Accession Number

24.574

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Electrum finger ring; bezel insiced with four stars, between which is a walking figure.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 126. February 1922: 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