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Electrum fragments

Two pieces of thin sheet.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Pyramid 15 (tomb of Shabaka). 1919: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 9.1 x 6.1 x 0.01 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1752

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments