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Fragments of altar on wheels

Miscellaneous fragments, including two bronze wheels. The whole perhaps parts of a small iron altar on wheels?

Provenance

Found at Meroe Beg S88. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 698–664 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Dimensions

Dia 4.2 H 1.6

Accession Number

21.12127

Medium or Technique

Bronze and iron

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects