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Fragments of gold

Nubian
203–186 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Meroë, North Africa, Begarawiyeh, Pyramid N. 8B

Dimensions

1.6 x 1.1 x .02 cm (5/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12485.2

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Oval piece of sheet gold, eight holes pierced around the edge, incised lines across, damaged.

Provenance

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