Staple

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe

Accession Number

22-2-581i

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze staple or staples belonging to ring handles as in 22-2-581h

Provenance

From Meroe. 1922: 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