Silver fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 222

Accession Number

19.2892

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Animal-related

Fragments of a hollow, embossed eye.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku 222. 1919: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition