Bronze sheet fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 551

Dimensions

L x Th. 2.6 x 0.4 cm (1 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-4-4

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

3 large and many small fragments of sheet bronze, bent and corroded. One with nail in place and several with nail holes.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 551, I,3. 1920: 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