Leaf ornament

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII

Dimensions

4.2 x 5.5 cm (1 5/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-592g

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Fragments of two fittings from a vessel (?).

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII, January 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