Fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–643 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. West 792

Dimensions

1.4 x 1.2 x 0.6 cm (9/16 x 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-629

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Fragment of a crown (?)

Provenance

From Beg. West 792,1923: 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