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Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
568–555 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 55, from filling in front of door-block

Accession Number

21.16946

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Provenance

From Nuri pyramid 55 (Queen Atmataka), from the 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition