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Finger ring band sheet, metal ribbed in center, repousse lines running horizontally.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 324. January 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. 114

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.7 cm (5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-364a

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings