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Peg

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 562

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.425

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Cylindrical pin capped by large ring.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. W. 562 [Excav. date] March 1923: 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