Bronze fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye) ?
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 54

Accession Number

19.2708

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Five fragments of sheet bronze: three have nails protruding from the underside and two are pierced.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku 54. 1919: 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