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Uraeus with inlays

Uraeus with much gilding, inlays of dark blue and white? glass on front .

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501. 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 to Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia(Sudan)

Dimensions

LxW 8.2 x 3.0 cm (3 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2410

Medium or Technique

Bronze, gold leaf, glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture