Bronze fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg N. 18

Dimensions

H x W x D 13 x 11 x 0.4 cm (5 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12405.1

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Button-shaped object, roughly rounded, convex on one side, concave on the other, corroded, and two other small bits of bronze.

Provenance

From Meroe-Beg N 18. 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