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Silver ring fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Natakamani
0–A.D. 20


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XXII

Dimensions

seal - 1.2 x 0.80 cm; ring - 0.04 cm tiny rings - diameter 0.7

Accession Number

22-1-23

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

a) Fragment of small signet ring, much corroded oval seal - design illegible. b) Four tiny wire rings, corroded, broken.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXII. 1921: 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