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Ring. Gold; plain.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 8 (tomb of Aspelta). 1916: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan; received March, 1920.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta, 593–568 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.9 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.340

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings