Bronze fragments

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 55

Accession Number

19.2735

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Four fragments of sheet bronze: three are pierced with nails and one has only a pierced hole.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 55. 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.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition