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Gold scraps

Two small scraps of gold foil. Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to Meroe.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. VIII

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Beg. N. VIII, Meroe, Sudan

Accession Number

21-12-79f

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments