Ear plug

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, South Wing debris

Dimensions

Length: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-3-125

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Barbell shaped object, ear plug?

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, South Wing debris. 1930: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition