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Half-rounded silver object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma or Malowiebama
468–435 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-122

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Rounded on one side; rounded ends; much occidized.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXI (Saka'aye), room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition