Fragments

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 500

Dimensions

2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.16753

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Bit of gold foil adhering to hard substance. Numerous small fragments of crumpled gold foil and thin gold sheets.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Termple B 500. 1916; 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