Finger stall

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Length: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.711

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Gold; badly bent. Found in Pyramid 42 at Nuri, January 1918.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 42 (Queen Asata), January 1918. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government. Received March 1920. Imp. no. 485.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition