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Finger ring

This ring comes from an intact, adult burial. The bezel has a ribbed, central divider. It was found below the feet of the deceased.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 390. February, 1923: 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 40 B.C.–A.D. 114

Findspot

Meroe Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.0 cm (3/8 in.), diameter 1.6cm, th. 0.1cm

Accession Number

23-2-100

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings