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Thick ring with crack down side.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN95x. 1916: 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

Nubian, Early Kerma, 2400–2050 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 x 4 x 0.7 cm (2 13/16 x 1 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1229

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings