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Horse trapping fragments

Fragmentary elements in white paste, from bronze horse trappings. See 21-12-31b


From Meroe, Beg. North 5. 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, reign of Natakamani, 0–A.D. 20


Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

White paste, faience


The Ancient World


Tools & equipment, Animal-related