Cylinder sheath of Aspelta
Object Place: Sudan
Medium or Technique
Not On View
About 11 fragments of the top part of a silver gilt cylinder sheath with repoussé and engraved decoration. See also 21.11744.
From Nuri, Pyramid 8 (Tomb of Aspelta),Chamber A. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1921: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition