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Cake of resin

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, southeast foundation deposit

Accession Number

17-4-608

Medium or Technique

Resin

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Cake of resin and a few paste fragments.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VIII, southeast foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition