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Gold foil

A few scraps of gold foil, crumpled

Provenance

From Meroe, W 261. February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan period to Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Accession Number

23-1-89c

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments