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Fragments of a finger ring

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Three fragments of the ring survive, one of which is a navette-shaped bezel.

Provenance

From Semna, S553. 1924: 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

Egyptian or Nubian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness (bezel): 1.5 x 1.0 x 0.6 cm (9/16 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2075

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings