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Silver object

Object of silver, like a small trough with a projection on one side.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 74, Chamber. 1918: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani, 664–653 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.9 x 2.5 x 2.6 cm (3/8 x 1 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-96

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown