Cylinder sheath of Talakhamani
Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Legacy dimension: diameter approximately .034; height .118
Not On View
Cylinder sheath of gilded electrum. Two parts fastened together by plain goldband. Single beaded band at top. Otherwise plain. Crushed partly out of shape and base partially broken away.
From Nuri, Pyramid 16 (Tomb of Talakhamani). 1916: 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