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Silver object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 74 (N.M. 4), Chamber

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.9 x 2.5 x 2.6 cm (3/8 x 1 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-96

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Object of silver, like a small trough with a projection on one side.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 74, 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