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Gold strip

Nubian
Napatan Period
590 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: length approximately .05

Accession Number

20.393

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Strip of sheet gold, doubled over and bent.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: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.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Anla-Aman (Pyramid VI at Nuri), January 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition