Gold bow sheath
Early Meroitic Period
3rd century B.C.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe
Legacy dimension: Length: 0.036 D. 0.012
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold section of bow sheath. Corrugated sheet with edges soldered together. Rope pattern of twisted gold wire along the top joint.
Findspot Information: From Meroe. [Excav. date] January 1922.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition