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Gold fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
519–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 7A

Dimensions

Width x length: 1.5 x 1.4 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-271h

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

2 small fragments of engraved gold sheet on silver backing.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 7A. 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