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Rivet

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
750 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Begarawiyah, Southern Hilltop

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.0 x 0.4 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12183.2

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Small bronze rivet.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., Southern Hilltop, under black rock, surface debris: 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