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Gold foil

crumpled fragments of gold foil

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B803. 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.16765

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments