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Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 60, Chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.7 x 1.75 cm (3 13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.16979

Medium or Technique

Silver (gilded)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 60, Chamber. 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