Requires Photography

Fragments of gilt silver

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, tomb 59

Accession Number

18-2-349

Medium or Technique

Gilt silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Silver fragments of mummy trappings. Housed together with 20.1059b (silver fragments).

Provenance

From Nuri, tomb 59. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the division of finds with the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition