Finger cap

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
632–593 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Length: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.363

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Finger-cap. Gold. Found in Pyramid N. M. 6 at Nuri, February 1918.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 6 (tomb of Anlamani), 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition