Finger cap

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .037

Accession Number

20.361

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Finger-cap. Gold; outline of finger-nail impressed; edges meet underneath only on tip.

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