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Fragments of paste and gold foil

Five fragments of pink paste and four fragments of gold foil (Res.1920.1).

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-2-1975

Medium or Technique

Paste, gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments