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Silver object

Cylindrical silver object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIX (Nasakhma), room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma, 468–463 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 6 x 0.7-1 cm (2 3/8 x 1/4-3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-556

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown