Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 175
2.4 x .5 cm (15/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience/ ostrich egg shells
Not On View
cylinder: 1 larger green body paste, faded yellowish (and broken off), 1 smaller green body paste and fragment of 2 others. Ring: 22 faded, some green/yellow. Disc: 2 ostrich egg shells.
From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 175. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition