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Faience fragment

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 82 (N.M. 12)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 0.9 x 3.0 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-164

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of faience, probably leg of figure. Bluish-white paste. Blue glaze.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 82,. 1918: 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