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Crumpled gold foil fragmetns

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VIII

Dimensions

Fills one large flat grey box 12 x 12 x 1 inch

Accession Number

21.16766

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Large quantitly crumpled gold foil. With it are a bone, some green stone (felspar?) inlay fragments, and a broken piece of green glass.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VIII; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition