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Blue faience fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Akinidad
84–69 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR II

Dimensions

35 x 2.6 cm (13 3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-175

Medium or Technique

Four fragments spherical tile

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Four fragments, no trace of design.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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