Lid of jar
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 8 (tomb of Aspelta)
Length (of chain) x diameter: 21 x 8.5 cm (8 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cover of jar. Gold, with a gold chain attached to the cover by a rivet through the top. Loop on end of chain.
From Nuri, pyramid 8 (tomb of Aspelta). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition