Requires Photography

Fragments of gold

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 60, Entrance to chamber

Accession Number

18-2-241

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of gold foil form with the threading.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 60, Entrance to chamber. 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