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Fragments of gold

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), KXV, Chapel D

Dimensions

1.0 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-126

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Three fragments of gold foil.

Provenance

From Kerma KXV, Chapel D . 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1915: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition