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Gold ring

One gold ring.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 21. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanirenas, 40–10 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.8 cm

Accession Number

22-1-51

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits