Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Analmaaye
542–538 B.C.


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

Accession Number

21.16871

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of gold foil and plaster.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XVIII (Analmaaye), 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