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Seal

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, W414 stairway and original filling

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 2.3 x 3.1cm (1/2 x 7/8 x 1 1/4in.)

Accession Number

23-2-122

Medium or Technique

Yellow sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Seal with ring handle on top. Oval face hase incised dotted square design.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, W414 stairway and original filling. 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