Gold foil fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta (?)
750–743 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 8 debris

Accession Number

19.2904

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Six fragments of gold foil.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 8 (Tomb of Kashta). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition