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Blue faience fragments

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Tem 600

Dimensions

4.8 x 3.5 x 1.1 cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-470a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Three pieces: one is sun disc with urai from a ram head. Others are miscellaneous fragments, one missing

Provenance

Gebel Barkal Temple 600; 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