Fragments of a signet ring
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, tomb W 333
diameter 2.3 cm (7/8 in.) if whole
Medium or Technique
Gold and iron
Not On View
There are remnants of gold sheet on this ring. It is currently in two piecesand the frame of the bezel is broken. Found with several other rings.
From Meroe, Beg. W. 333, debris from "thieve's alley". February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition