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Pair of earrings

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


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 284; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.4 x 0.9 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-276b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Pair of small hoop earrings

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 284 January 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