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Bronze objects

Nubian
Meroitic Period
263 B.C.–A.D. 248


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VIII

Dimensions

11.5 x 4.9 x 0.5 cm (4 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-89

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Two bronze objects purpose? One on mastaba and one in front of Mastaba. Section 5.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; PYR VIII; 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