Faience tablet

Nubian
Napatan Period
593–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Begrawiya West, Meroe, 477; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 x 3.6 x 1.9cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/4in.)

Accession Number

23-3-684b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Faience rectangular tablet; from a foundation deposit.

Provenance

From Begrawiya West 477. March, 1923: 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