Bronze votive tablet

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, NE corner of pyramid III, tomb of Senkamanisken.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .057 W. .023 TH. .007

Accession Number

20.610

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Rectangular bronze votive tablet, name badly corroded.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), foundation deposit. 1917: 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