Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period
about 643–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIII, stairs

Accession Number

21.16900

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXIII (Masalaye), room stairs. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition