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Miscellaneous fragments

Miscellaneous fragments : a-small fragments of sheet of metal b- fragments of organic matter (leather) with gold foil c-beads : 3 short cylinder. Faience short cylinder common ring. Also 3 small glass rings. d-Scrap of gold foil.


From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 1921: 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, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete, 26–20 B.C.


Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

A-bronze b-organic


The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments