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Gold ring

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Thick gold ring tapering to ends, which do not join.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Pyr. N 12, S.E. Corner, foundation deposit. [Excav. date] Jan. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.045 x 0.048

Accession Number

24.553

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits