Faience horse trappings

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Ku 203

Accession Number

21.10563

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Animal-related

Miscellaneous: Horse-trappings, faience. String of 16 Hathor head pendants, horizontal piercings, strung with faience ring beads.

Provenance

From El-Kurru, horse grave Ku 203. 1919: 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