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Pair of buttons in silver, shaped like 22-1-55. Heavily corroded, one broken.

Provenance

1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Meroe, N. XXI (debris)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Begarawiyeh (Meroe), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-60

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment