Silver objects

Nubian
Napatan Period
about 643–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXII, room B

Dimensions

Length: 7.5, 7.4 and 4.1 cm (2 15/16, 2 15/16 and 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-218

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Three objects: one piece of wire, one rod and one cylinder with a pointed end.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXII (Amanimalel), room B. 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