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Ornament

Nubian
Napatan Period
Unknown ruler 353–335 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid VIII

Dimensions

3.4 x 1.1 x .5 cm (1 5/16 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2570

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Ornament of sheet silver, 3 discs joined together

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VIII. 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