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Inlaid plaque

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Rectangular plaque decorated with three rows of four lozenges each filled with blue paste or enamel.

Provenance

From Meroe, debris behind superstructure of Beg. N. 24. April 8, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.042-

Accession Number

24.1078

Medium or Technique

Silver and enamel

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment