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Uraeus with inlays

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

LxW 8.2 x 3.0 cm (3 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2410

Medium or Technique

Bronze, gold leaf, glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Uraeus with much gilding, inlays of dark blue and white? glass on front .

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501. 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