Springs

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W179

Dimensions

1.0 x 3.0 cm (3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-432

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Two wire springs

Provenance

From Meroe, 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