Ram's foot

Nubian
Meroitic Period
about 0–A.D. 20


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 6.8 x 1.5 x 1.4 cm (2 11/16 x 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12441

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Ram’s foot; piece of some object of which this is an ornamental fitting; broken at shin; solid.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5. 1921: 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