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Nubian
Napatan Period, Dynasty 25
760–660 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 27

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .012 Diameter .024

Accession Number

20.404

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Gold; flower-shaped; six petals; inside covered with gold leaf which overlaps the edge; ring on top.

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 Queen Madiken Pyramid XXVII at Nuri, March 1918.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition