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Rings

Two small hand rings, ends overlapping.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 853). 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,

Object Place

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.0 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-639

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings