Fragment of a bronze object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid I

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 9.1 x 0.6 x 0.2 cm (3 9/16 x 1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-12-140

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Long, thin fragment of a bronze object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1916: 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