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Fragments of metal and stone

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXVI, room A

Accession Number

18-2-671

Medium or Technique

Silver, gold, flint, serpentine

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Nine fragments of gilded sheet silver, one gilded cylinder bead, three fragments of gold foil, one fragment of flint and one fragment of serpentine.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXVI (Amanitakaye), room A. 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