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Gold fragment

Embossed fragment of gold with a pierced hole.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VIII, before door-block. 1916: 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, reign of Aspelta, 593–568 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.16783

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments