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Gold fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Tanyidamani
110–90 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 20

Accession Number

21.12474.4

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 20. 1921: 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