Finger ring with a key-shaped bezel

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 179

Accession Number

22-2-582

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Lock and Key

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 179. February 1922: 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