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Gold nugget

Provenance

From Meroe. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

23.435

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products