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Small corroded with ring handle; damaged and incomplete. Field number : 21-12-117

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg.) North 20 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, reign of Tanyidamani, 110–90 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Beg., Nubia-Sudan

Dimensions

4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.) Dia 6.0

Accession Number

24.922a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment