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Fragments of silver

Peices of embossed silver plate. Casing of some large object? (gilded?)

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 72, Chamber. 1918: 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 Anlamani, 632–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 6.4 x 10.5 x 0.1 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-144

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments