Finger ring with inlaid glass bezel
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb 130
Bezel: 1.5 x 1.5 x 1 cm (9/16 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.) Shank: 2.8 x 2.2 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver and glass
Not On View
This ring was found on the right hand of the deceased. The bezel is set with a circular blue and yellow glass inlay.
From Meroe, Beg. West 130. February 1922: 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