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Gold foil

wads of light colored gold foil--found chamber A in original debris.

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid I. 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 unknown ruler, 315–270 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.12009

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments