90 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 311, Chamber debris
height x width x Diameter: 2.3 x 3.5 x 3.8 cm (7/8 x 1 3/8 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Plain, circular thumb ring. Smooth surface. Made of quartzite.
From Meroe, tomb W 311, chamber debris. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition