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Thumb ring; slightly chipped

Provenance

From Beg. West 415. 1923: 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, Meroitic Period, 90 B.C.–A.D. 40

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.5 x 4.55 cm (1 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-113

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing