Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka
568–555 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid IX, dump

Accession Number

21.16983

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Five fragments of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid IX (Aramatelka), dump. 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