Requires Photography

Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII

Accession Number

22-1-594h

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Few scraps of gold foil.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII, January 1922: 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