Ring shank of a bell (?)

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. W.), Tomb 126

Dimensions

3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-344

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments, The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments

Ring shank of a bell (?).

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. W.), Tomb 126. 1922: 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