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Fragments of silver

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, room A

Dimensions

Thickness: 0.15 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1788

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Three fragments of plate silver.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of king Shabaka), room 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition