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Sheet bronze casing from bed(?)

Sheet bronze casing from bed(?) found on coffin bench. Many large rectilinear fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, grave LXXII, on coffin bench, 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-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, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

19.2799

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown