Foil

Nubian
Meroitic Period
315–170 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 352; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

23-2-20b

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Scraps of gold foil

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 352, February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition