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Resin fragments

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


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

Accession Number

17-4-631A

Medium or Technique

Resin

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Five large pieces of red resin and several smaller fragments.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 9 (Amtalqa), northeast 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