Handles

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W214

Dimensions

b) 1.3 x 1.7 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.), tk.1.8 cm

Accession Number

23-1-63b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Five ring handles, filling in caps (23-1-43c).

Provenance

From Meroe, W 214 January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition