Disc

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-99

Medium or Technique

Iron and bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Fragments of thin disc with ring attached to its back, staple iron, ring and disc bronze

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 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