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Gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
315–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid I

Accession Number

21.12009

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

wads of light colored gold foil–found chamber A in original debris.

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid I. 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