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Gold wire

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Irregular loop. Two rings, wire, ends enjoined, one twisted, ends tapering.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Pyr. W 30, NW Corner [Excav. date] January, 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 250–170 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Max. Meas. 0.034

Accession Number

23.795

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits