Gold foil fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 4

Accession Number

21.16743

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Scraps crumpled

Provenance

From Nubia, Gebel Barkal, Pyramid 4 (A queen, name unknown). 1916 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition