Wire

Nubian
Napatan Period
463–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S. ?

Dimensions

30x12 mm

Accession Number

21.11989

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Loop of wire, apparently flat of oval section, very corroded

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid Mastaba LIII. 1921: 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