Gold stud

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D 0.016

Accession Number

24.519

Medium or Technique

Gold and enamel

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Gold and green enamel stud with a raised center and granulated band decoration. Cap at back broken off.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe [Excav. date] Mar. 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition