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Fragments of silver

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 74 (N.M. 4), Chamber

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 3.0 x 1.5 x 1.4 cm (1 3/16 x 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-140

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Two fragments of sheet silver (one gilded).

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 74, 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