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Fragment of a bolt

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malewiebamani
463–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXII, room A

Dimensions

Length: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-69

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Cylindrical bolt fragment with traces of gilding.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXII (Akhrasen), room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition