Ornamental band from a mummy
Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 16, room A
Legacy dimension: W. .065 & .050
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragments of electrum ribbon with holes at each edge for sewing to garment. Inscribed with two cartouches of Malewiyaman (N.XI). Now restored and mounted to a plexiglass board. NOTE: THIS OBJECT HAS THE WRONG ACCESSION NUMBER, 20.263, WRITTEN ON IT.
From Nuri, Pyramid XVI, Tomb of Talakhamani. 1917-18: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition