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Ring

Nubian
Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid X

Accession Number

19.2005

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

Fragment of a faience ring with a scarab between two lotus buds.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 10 (foundation debris). 1919: 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