40 B.C.–A.D. 114
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 454
Bezel: 0.7 x 0.9 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.) Shank: 1.8 x 1.7 cm (11/16 x 11/16 in.)
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Several silver signet rings were recovered from this plundered burial. This oval, intaglio bezel of this ring features a ram’s head with sun disc.
From Meroe, Beg. W 454. February 1923: 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