Beryl votive tablet
probably Siaspiqa 487–468 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIX, northwest foundation deposit
Length x width: 2.2 x 1.3 cm (7/8 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular amazonite votive tablet, uninscribed and undecorated.
From Nuri, pyramid XXIX (Pi'ankhqewqa), northwest foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition