Fragment of sheet gold

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length x width: 1 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.16911

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLI (Maletaral I), room B. 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