Foundation deposit gold ring
Meroitic Period, reign of Naldamak
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VI
Dia 3.2 x 0.12 cm (1 1/4 x 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Foundation deposit ring of twisted gold wire, ends do not meet. Found in “SE”.
From Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 6. 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