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Blue faience fragment

Nubian
Meroitc Period
A.D. 119–128


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyr XVI

Dimensions

15.2 x 3.6 cm (6 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-463

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Two fitting fragments of blue faience slab

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Pyramid XVI. 1916: 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