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Gold foil

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Arkamani–qo ( Ergamene
270–260 B.C.


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

Accession Number

21.11942

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Severals wads of crumpled, pale gold foil.

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VI. 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