Hollow hemisphere

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

d 4.0, tk 0.1

Accession Number

21.12454

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Hemispherical cap sheet metal, border with raised dots.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 7. 1921: 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