Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXVII, northwest foundation deposit
Overall: 2cm (13/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Crescent-shaped tablet with parallel grooves.
From Nuri, pyramid XXVII (Madiken), northwest foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition