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Resin fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
568–555 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 9, southwest foundation deposit

Accession Number

17-4-644

Medium or Technique

Resin

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Fragments of red and black resin, mixed with fragments of green paste.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 9 (Amtalqa), southwest 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