Fragment of a ball

Nubian
Meroitic Period
712–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 667

Dimensions

2.6 x 6.4 cm (1 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-359

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a bronze ball.

Provenance

From Beg. West 667, March, 1923: 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