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Fragment of silver

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
568–555 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 57, Room B

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.8 x 2.8 x 0.4 cm (1 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-8

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Iris of inlaid eye.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 57 (Queen Pi'ankh-her), Room B. 1918: 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