Bell

Nubian
Meroitic Period
0–A.D. 20


Findspot: Nubia-(Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N5

Dimensions

Height: 7.0 cm (2 3/4 in.); diameter 7.5

Accession Number

24.921

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bell with attached ring. Clapper missing. Incised design. Field number (21-12-18) is for the ring of the bell ( 24.899) also

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg.) North 5. 1921: 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