Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 212
Bezel: 1.5 x 2 x 1.3 cm (9/16 x 13/16 x 1/2 in.) Shank: 2.8 x 2 cm (1 1/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The metal on this ring was originally overlaid with gold. It is now heavily corroded and the bezel is illegible. It was found in the debris of a plundered burial.
From Meroe, Beg. W 212. December, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition