Requires Photography

Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malonaqen
probably 555–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLV, room A

Accession Number

18-2-91

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLV (Tagtal?), room A. 1918: 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