Silver horse trappings

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Aryesbokhe
A.D. 215–225


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.1 x 3.3 x 1.8 cm (1 1/4 x 1 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1815

Medium or Technique

Gilded silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Animal-related

Provenance

From Meroe, Pyramid Beg. N. 16. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924, assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition