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Silver wire

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 77 (N.M. 7), Chamber

Dimensions

Length: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-168

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

A peice of silver wire, twisted.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 77, 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