Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 179
2 x 0.4 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 3/16 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The ring, in form of a uraeus, was found on the left hand of the deceased. The burial chamber was unplundered.
From Meroe, Beg. W. 179. February, 1922: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition