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Fragments of ornament-foundation deposit

Fragments of sheet ornament.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 1. January, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 185–10 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

4.2 x 3.5 x 0.3 cm (1 5/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-507

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits