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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.

Provenance

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.

Findspot

Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21-12-43

Medium or Technique

A-bronze b-organic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments