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Signet ring

This corroded signet ring was found on a finger of the left hand.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, tomb 214. 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. 40

Findspot

Meroe, Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

23-1-62

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings