Fragments of walking stick
40 B.C.–A.D. 114
Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 308; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan
3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.) Dia 1.6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragments of a staff with round head inlaid with veneer of different woods, red, brown, black, dull yelow, olive gray, round heads recorded as 3.5cm, now not visible. Originally longest piece 80 cm long.
From Meroe, Beg. W. 308 January 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition