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Fragments of a gilded cartouche

A few fragments of an originally gilded cartouche.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 10 (tomb of Amani-natake-lebte), southwest foundation deposit. 1917: 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, reign of Amani–natake–lebte, 538–519 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

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Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-4-738

Medium or Technique

Wood, gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits