Fragments of silver

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 73 (N.M. 3), Room A

Dimensions

Width x thickness: 4.0 x 0.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.16959

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Two fragments of sheet silver. The peices apparently double over to form a rim.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 73, Room A. 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