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Fragment of gold leaf

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Sabrakamani
275–263 B.C.


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

Accession Number

21.16746

Medium or Technique

Gold foil

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Few fragments of gold leaf.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VII; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition