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Plate in form of square over circle Ten square plates riveted as 22-1-564a

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West), 114 1921: 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, A.D. 90–246

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

12 x 14 x 0.1 cm (4 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-564d

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related