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Foil fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Yetavetay
56–43 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR I

Dimensions

5/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.

Accession Number

21.16741

Medium or Technique

Gold foil

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Few small fragments.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR I; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition