Bronze implements

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid I, AI2

Dimensions

Length: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.16857

Medium or Technique

Bronze, gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Two bronze loops with shafts.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: 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