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Bell with two small holes, broken in side, otherwise in good condition; two ring handles on top cast integral.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg.) North 15 December 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 0–A.D. 20

Object Place

Meroe, Beg., Nubia-Sudan

Dimensions

8.3 x 9.0 x 0.3 cm (3 1/4 x 3 9/16 x 1/8 in.) Base 5.8

Accession Number

24.914

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment