Gold bow sheath
3rd century B.C.
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, W 106
Legacy dimension: D. 0.018 Length: 0.039
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold section of bow sheath. Corrugated sheet with edges soldered together. Rope pattern of twisted gold wire along the top joint.
Findspot Information: From Meroe [Excav. date] Jan. 1922
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition