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Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320
From Egypt and Sudan, Nubia, Faras, Cemetery 1, Grave 975, University of Oxford Excavations in Nubia 1910–1912
Copper alloy
Diam. 19 cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Oxford University Expedition to Nubia, 1926
Accession Number:
Not on view
Excavated in Nubia at Faras by the Oxford Expedition to Nubia. Received from the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Donated to the Museum.

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