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Fragment of a bronze object

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, room B

Dimensions

Width: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-290

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of sheet bronze, pierced with two holes.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VIII, room B. 1918: 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