Metal plates

Nubian
Napatan Period
593–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 477; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

5 x 7.8 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/16 in.), Tk. .55

Accession Number

23-3-15

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Two rectangular bronze plates, three nail fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 477 March, 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