Finger case from mummy
Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 13
Length: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold, outline of finger nail impressed. Bones of finger still remaining in case.
From Nuri, pyramid 13 (tomb of Harsiyotef). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition