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Gilded sheet electrum

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Two rectangular pieces of gilded sheet electrum. Each curved and with a ring at each corner on the concave side. One broken and incomplete. Three rings missing.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Nuri, Pyramid XVI, Tomb of Talakhaman.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani, 435–431 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .059 W. .036

Accession Number

21.344a-b

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown