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Two bronze rings.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 2. 1921: 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, reign of Amanikhabale, 50–40 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. N.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 5.9 x 0.9 cm (2 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-31a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related