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Assorted fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
568–555 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 55, room A

Accession Number

18-1-261

Medium or Technique

Electrum, silver, and gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of electrum (?) with traces of silver and gold; two broken fragments of gilt silver (?); fragments of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri pyramid 55 (Queen Atmataka), room A. 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