Metal bands

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 381; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.1 x 1.6 x 1.4 cm (7/16 x 5/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-212a

Medium or Technique

Bronze and iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

three bronze tubular fittings with remanents of iron nails

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 381, February, 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