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Bronze sheet fragments

3 large and many small fragments of sheet bronze, bent and corroded. One with nail in place and several with nail holes.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 551, I,3. 1920: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, 750–250 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

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Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

L x Th. 2.6 x 0.4 cm (1 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-4-4

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment