Bell handle

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide
A.D. 40–50


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Beg.N Pyr. 16

Accession Number

24.858b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments, The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments

Knob with loop for suspension

Provenance

From Meroe, Pyr. N XVI, excavated by the Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan, Mar. 1921.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition