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Wooden disc or button

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 126

Dimensions

2.05 x 1.87 x 0.5 cm (13/16 x 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-495c

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Wooden disc or button

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 126, 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