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Charm case

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 859

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-684

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Fragment of silver cylindrical charm case.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 859). 1923: 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