Fragment of electrum

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani
435–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XVI, dump

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.6 x 1.5 x 0.05 cm (1 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.16994

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small fragment of sheet electrum.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XVI (Talakhamani), dump. 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