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Fragment

Crumpled object of heavy gold bar. Width and thickness of bar only are .9 to .2 cm.

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Gebel Barkal, B501, III A-Z

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 2.3 x 1.4 cm (1 7/16 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2341

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments