Bronze object

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


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

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 cm (1 9/16 x 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-82

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Rectangular bronze object.

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