Button

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .006 m.

Accession Number

21.11728

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Gold button consisting of slightly domed disc with ring in back.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El-Kurru; Ku Pyr. XVI.[Excav. date] March, 1919 [Circled by hand] 6.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition