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Fragments of gold foil

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Irike–Amanote
431–405 B.C.


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

Accession Number

21.16893

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Three small bags of gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XII (Irike-Amanote), room A. 1917: 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