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Iron fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 5; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

8 x 2 x 0.2 cm (3 1/8 x 13/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-202

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of metal- Parts of knives (?)

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 5 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