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Fragments of wire and nails

Fragments, including two wire rings attached to loop, also square-headed nail plus fragments of bent wire and rings.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 162. February, 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, 110 B.C.–A.D. 40

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Dimensions

diameter of wire ring 1.6 cm, diameter of cross section 0.3 cm diameter of loop 1.8 cm, tk. 0.35, W 0.6 cm diameter of section of bent wire 0.2 cm

Accession Number

22-12-21c

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments