270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Object Place: Egypt
Bezel: 1.5 x 1.7 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.) Shank: 2.2 x 1.9 cm (7/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The design on the oval bezel is that of the winged god, Apedemek. Acc. to Dunham, it was found in a Kushite layer. Stylistically, it appears Meroitic.
From Semna, tomb S 707. March 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition