Meroitic Period, reign of Arkamani–qo (Ergamenes
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 6
6.0 x 7.0 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/4 in.); stem: 6.0 cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pointed (ivy leaf?), broken from some object, possibly the flame guard of a lamp.
From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. S.), Tomb 6. 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