Beryl votive tablet
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, NW corner of pyramid VIII, foundation deposit
Legacy dimension: Length: .021 W. .012 TH. .006
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Green amazonite votive tablet; inscribed on one side with name of Aspalta; two corners chipped.
From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.
Findspot Information: From N. W. corner, foundation deposit of Pyramid VIII at Nuri, the tomb of Aspelta.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition