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Fragments of gold leaf

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 15 (tomb of Shabaka), room A

Accession Number

19.2130

Medium or Technique

Gold leaf

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of Shabaka), rrom A. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition