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Nubian


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXV

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: diameter approximately .007

Accession Number

20.320

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Gold; plain with double ring-shank in back.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri.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.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Talakh-Aman, (Pyramid XXXV at Nuri), April 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition