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Fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 162; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1 x 7.2 cm (3/8 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-12-21b

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of metal, one with nail through it, also three nails (largest 7.2 x 1.0).

Provenance

From Meroe, W 162. February, 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