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Bits of gold leaf

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

d 5.0

Accession Number

21.12351

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small fragments of gold leaf.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 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