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Handles

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Takideamani
A.D. 140–155


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Pyramid N 29

Dimensions

A) Length: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.); B) length: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.861a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two ledge handles from a metal vessel.

Provenance

From Meroe, Pyr. N 29. Mar. 1921: 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