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Saucer

Plate in form of square over circle. Small saucer with flat rim decorated with row of Wedjat eyes; eyes made separately and soldered on.

Provenance

From Beg. West, Pyr. 112 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, A.D. 90–246

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.8 x 6.8 cm (1 1/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-118

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels