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Bronze bell decorated with kneeling captives

Base of hemispherical bell with incised decoration, kneeling captives.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Pyr. N XVI [Excav. date] Mar. 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide, A.D. 40–50

Findspot

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.858a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments