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Fragments of silver

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 72 (N.M. 2), Chamber

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 6.4 x 10.5 x 0.1 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-144

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Peices of embossed silver plate. Casing of some large object? (gilded?)

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 72, Chamber. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition