Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18
Diameter: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver and bronze
Not On View
Two silver discs set in bronze, each with two holes in opposite edges.
From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition