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Ornament

Ornament of sheet silver, 3 discs joined together

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VIII. 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, Napatan Period, Unknown ruler 353–335 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

3.4 x 1.1 x .5 cm (1 5/16 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2570

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment