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Silver cap

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXVI, dump

Dimensions

Diameter: 1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-49

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXVI (Amanitakaye), dump. 1918: 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