Gold wire

Nubian
Meroitic Period
250–170 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Max. Meas. 0.034

Accession Number

23.795

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Irregular loop. Two rings, wire, ends enjoined, one twisted, ends tapering.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Pyr. W 30, NW Corner [Excav. date] January, 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition