Gold fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
623–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VI, room A

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 2.1 x 0.4 x 0.2 cm (13/16 x 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.16823

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of a gold band with some silver adhering to it; part of 17-1-884?

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VI, room A. 1917: 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