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Gold disc

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 139

Dimensions

D 0.8 TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-519

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small disc of very thin gold. Patina patch on one side.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 139, 1922: 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