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Wire ring

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West, Pyramid 115

Dimensions

diameter: 3.4 diameter of cross section: 0.2

Accession Number

22-1-571a

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Gold Wire line bent out of shape. ends not meeting

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West), 114 1921: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition