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Fragment of electrum

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan
353–340 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XIV

Dimensions

Length x width: 4.6 x 1.7 cm (1 13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-406

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIV (Akhratan). 1917: 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