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Hair ring

Bronze. Ends overlapping; ribbed around center of band.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 793(?). [Excav. date] 1923: 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, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

23.430

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings