Seal

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid W27 from washed debris on floor room A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7cm (5/16in.)

Accession Number

22-2-460o

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

One white bodied green glazed faience plaque with two stringing holes and radial grooves on front.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, W27 from washed debris on floor room A. 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