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Foundation deposit, S.E.

Three tiny fragments, metal (?).

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid 10, 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. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.6 x 0.5 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-374

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits