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Earrings

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N41

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12357

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Wire loops with wrapped wire for about one-third of circumference. One whole, three fragments of other.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N41. 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