Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


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

Accession Number

21.16865

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Seven small bags of gold foil and plaster fragments.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XV (Nastasen), 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