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Piece of sheet silver

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma or Malowiebama
468–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXI, room B

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.9 x 1.6 cm (3/4 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-137

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Five-sided fragment of sheet gold.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXI (Saka'aye), room B. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition