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Jewelry elements

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia ( Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 145

Accession Number

22-2-539a-f

Medium or Technique

Gold; carnelian; glass

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Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

a) gold leaf fragment in roll; b) ring fragment and bezel, carnelian; c) ring, orange glass; d) crescent inlay, glass; e) inlay Y-shaped piece green glass; f) fragment, green glass. Meroe W 145.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 145. 1922: 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