Iron object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef
404–369 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XIII, northeast foundation deposit

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 1.5cm (1 9/16 x 9/16in.) Other: 4cm (1 9/16in.)

Accession Number

17-4-846

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Iron object from foundation deposit.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIII (Harsiyotef), northeast foundation deposit. 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