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Bronze fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Akinidad
84–69 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR II

Dimensions

8 x .3 cm (3 1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-177

Medium or Technique

Bronze and plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

12 fragments, some over white plaster core. Also fragment of mud or plaster without bronze cover

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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