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Silver disc

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A silver disc set in a bronze frame, with two holes near edge opposite each other and with a central boss on the under side.


From Beg. North, Pyramid XVI. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Aryesbokhe, A.D. 215–225


Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)


d: 2.5

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silver / bronze


The Ancient World


Tools & equipment, Animal-related