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Silver; tack driven through center of top.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 42 (tomb of Queen Asata). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, Napatan Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .021 H. .011

Accession Number

20.712

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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