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Iron objects

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length x width: 16 x 1.7 cm (6 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1936

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Two curved pieces of iron (one broken into two fragments).

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XV (Nastasen), room A. 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