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Foundation deposit

Nubian
Napatan Period
284 B.C.–A.D. 275


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR XIX

Dimensions

3 x 1.6 x 1 cm (1 3/16 x 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-4-33a

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Beads and plaques of metal. a) gold plaque

Provenance

From Gebel Barkal, pyramid 19. 1920: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition