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One stud

One small stud, consisting of two discs joined by a stem.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 56. 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, Reign of Arikakahtani,

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. N.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter 2.0 cm

Accession Number

22-1-96

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments