For more than ten years, Catherine Langford has watched her father labor over the mysterious ringed device he discovered in the Egyptian desert back in 1928. With answers eluding them both and funding running out, the Langford's situation has become desperate. As the Professor makes plans to move the ring abroad, Catherine struggles to hold on to her life in Cairo, Egypt. But when mysterious figures show up at their facility late one night, new light is shed on the device in a most sinister way.
An archaeological dig is taking place in Giza, Egypt in 1928, where Professor Paul Langford discovers an artifact; a large metal ring with symbols all along the edge with nine chevrons.. His young daughter Catherine acquires an amulet.