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Three fragments of wire

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
519–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXX, floor debris

Accession Number

18-3-201

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

The excavation notes report that there were originally five fragments of wire.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXX (A Queen), floor debris. 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