Fragment of silver with gold foil
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 55, filling in front of door-block
Length x width x thickness: 5.0 x 3.2 x 0.05 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver and gold
Not On View
A piece of silver covered on one side in closely-adhering gold foil.
From Nuri pyramid 55, from original filling in front of the door-block. 1918; excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition