Flat plate

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. W.), Tomb 126

Dimensions

5.5 x 3.3 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-208

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Utensils

Flat plate with design in bronze strips welded to surface.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. W.), Tomb 126. 1922: 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