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Fragments of a gilded cartouche

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amani–natake–lebte
538–519 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid X, southwest foundation deposit

Accession Number

17-4-738

Medium or Technique

Wood, gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

A few fragments of an originally gilded cartouche.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 10 (tomb of Amani-natake-lebte), southwest foundation deposit. 1917: 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