Forty rosette buttons
about 415 B.C.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Legacy dimension: Diameter .016
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gilded electrum; eight petals; ring in back. (Rings missing from five)
From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.
Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Talakh-Aman, (Pyramid XVI at Nuri), December 1916
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition