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Fragments

Fragments

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 501 III.6. 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 to Meroitic Period, 750 B.C.–A.D. 339

Object Place for Label

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.2358

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments