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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.


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


Legacy dimension: Length: .059 W. .036

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown