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Signet ring

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb 214

Accession Number

23-1-62

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

This corroded signet ring was found on a finger of the left hand.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, tomb 214. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition