Object Place: Sudan
Legacy dimension: Total H. .127 m. Diameter at bottom .031 m.
Medium or Technique
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Silver, formerly gilded, cylinder sheath (originally mounted on silver, now mounted on modern silver cylinder) in two parts: top part with repoussé and engraved decorations, lower part with engraved decorations including cartouche of Queen Amanitakaye; fragmentary and almost complete; bottom missing. See also 21.11744.
From Nuri, Pyramid 26. 1918: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition