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Fragment of loop for suspension

Fragment of a white bodied, faience loop for suspension that had broken off from a jewelry item.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 503 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, Napatan Period, 712–593 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

23-3-156d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment