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Fragment of gold

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Tanyidamani
110–90 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XX, chamber A

Dimensions

3.8 x 5.5 x 0.05 in.

Accession Number

21.12468

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment sheet gold. Parrallel lines in relief at irregular intervals of from 0.5 to 0.8mn

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XX. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition