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Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXVIII (Akheqa). 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 Aramatelka, 568–555 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.338

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical