Silver object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma
468–463 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 6 x 0.7-1 cm (2 3/8 x 1/4-3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-556

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Cylindrical silver object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIX (Nasakhma), 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