Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Length: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Finger case from a mummy. Electrum; outline of finger nail impressed; bent. Found in Pyramid LVI at Nuri, February 1918.
From Nuri, pyramid 56 (tomb of an unidentified queen). 1918: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition