Late Meroitic Period
100 B.C.–A.D. 300
Findspot: Nubia (Egypt), Aniba, Cemetery G
Overall: 6.4 x 6.2 cm (2 1/2 x 2 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Decorated with stylized flowers around the band. Reconstructed from 3 large fragments.
From Aniba, cemetery G. 1908: excavated by the E.B. Coxe Expedition of the University of Pennsylvania; assigned to the University of Pennsylvania in the division of finds by the Sudanese government; 1908-1991: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology; 1991: received by the MFA through exchange with the University of Pennsylvania Museum.
(Accession date: March 25, 1992)
MFA-University of Pennsylvania Exchange