Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18
Height x diameter: 1.6 x 2.0 cm (5/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One small bell with tongue still in place; thin bronze; tongue extends below edge of bell for about 0.6 cm; loop on top broken off.
From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition