Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, room C

Accession Number

21.17030

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One small bag of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VIII (Aspelta), room C. 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