Napatan Period, reign of Amanastabarqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 50, northwest foundation deposit
Overall: 1.2 x 0.9 x 0.6cm (1/2 x 3/8 x 3/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A small blue fragment cast from a larger piece of faience from a foundation deposit.
From Nuri, pyramid 50 (A Queen), northwest foundation deposit. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition