Bell

Nubian
Meroitic Period
0–A.D. 20


Object Place: Nubia-Sudan, Meroe, Beg., N 15

Dimensions

8.3 x 9.0 x 0.3 cm (3 1/4 x 3 9/16 x 1/8 in.) Base 5.8

Accession Number

24.914

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bell with two small holes, broken in side, otherwise in good condition; two ring handles on top cast integral.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg.) North 15 December 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