Finger ring in the form of a snake
40 B.C.–A.D. 114
Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 453.
Legacy dimension: 0.023 x 0.014
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This ring was recovered from the thieve’s debris along with several additional items of jewelry. The ring is in the form of a coiled snake.
From Meroe, Beg. W 453. February 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition