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Fragment of bronze

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, room A

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 1.4 x 0.15 cm (9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1787

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of king Shabaka), room A. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition