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Fragments of a box

Fragments of carved wood pierced by bronze nails (only piece preserved) Total of twenty-nine rosettes nails as in 22-1-618 a+b, one staple.

Provenance

From Beg. West, Pyr. 106 1921: 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, A.D. 90–246

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

22-1-618c

Medium or Technique

Bronze/Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture