Iron object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amani–natake–lebte
538–519 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 10, room C, south

Dimensions

Length x width: 5.7 x 1 cm (2 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-270d

Medium or Technique

Iron, gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Iron object with a loop on one end and a gold band below the loop.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 10 (Amani-natake-lebte), room C, south. 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