Silver cap

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 76 (N.M. 6), East chamber

Dimensions

Diameter x depth: 2.3 x 1.9 cm (7/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.16976

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Corroded silver cap with spike through the middle. Similiar to 18-2-77.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 76, East chamber. 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