Fragments of iron rods

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 145

Dimensions

Longest 4.85 x 0.65 cm (1 15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-537e

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Three fragments of much decayed, small, iron rods or nails.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 145, 1921: 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