Wire fitting for jewelry

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, Beg., W323; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.) Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-31b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sets

Tiny wire fitting plus wire fragment, badly coroded

Provenance

From (Meroe) Beg. W 323; 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