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Small plaque fragments

a) fragment of small plaque, heavily patinated, poor condition b) frag of embossed plaque, heavily patinated, poor condition d) seal of broken signet ring, and two fragments of band, illegible

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 126, 1922: 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. 30–175

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.4 x 1.1 cm (9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-496a,b,d

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets