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Silver elements

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: From Meroe, Begarawiyah W. 179. February, 1922:

Accession Number

22-2-596

Medium or Technique

Silver, Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Assorted elements silver, about 53 silver elements. Small rams, incised corsses, other miscellaneous. Additional container, silver elements and glass beads.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 179. February, 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