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Silver fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 3, room B

Accession Number

21.16846

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Seven fragments of sheet silver with traces of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), room B. 1917: 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