Charred wood fragments

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


Findspot: Nubia (sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XVII

Accession Number

19.2175

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Numerous fragments of charred and decayed wood.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition