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Foundation deposit

Fragments of metal.

Provenance

From Meroe Beg., Pyramid 6, January,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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 250–235 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe Beg., Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.1 x 0.7 cm (7/16 x 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-373c

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits