Block from a coffin bench

Nubian
Meroitic Period
early 2nd century B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Pyramid Beg. N. 8, burial chamber

Accession Number

23.1505

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Block carved in raised relief

Provenance

From Meroe, pyramid Beg. N. 8, burial chamber. 1923, excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition