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Wire fitting for jewelry

Tiny wire fitting plus wire fragment, badly coroded

Provenance

From (Meroe) Beg. W 323; 1923: 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, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe, Beg., Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.) Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-31b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Sets