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Silver discs from horse trappings

Three silver discs each with two holes near edge.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XVI. 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 Aryesbokhe, A.D. 215–225

Findspot

Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.5

Accession Number

21.17103

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related