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Lid from a bronze kettle

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Lid from 25.663a; dec. with four groups concentric circles.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gebel Barkal: Pyr. VIII [Excav. date] April, 1916.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.663b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment