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Fragments of gold

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 78 (N.M. 8), Entrance

Accession Number

21.16969

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

A few scraps of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 78, Entrance. 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