Rosette from a diadem
Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 16
Height x diameter: 1.5 x 2.6 cm (9/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold, flower shaped; incised tubular bead soldered to top; button inside (button missing from inside of two).
From Nuri. pyramid 16 (tomb of Talakhamani), chamber A. 1916: 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.
(Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition