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Plaque fragment

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 140

Dimensions

2.25 x 3.3 cm (7/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-528d

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Plaque covered on one side with silver (?) broken at one end, fragments missing, illegible design.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 140, 1922: 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