Faience votive tablet

Nubian
Napatan, reign of Akharitene (Akhratan)
353–340 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XIV, northeast foundation deposit

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.4 x 1.2 cm (15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-919

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Undecorated, rectangular tablet.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIV (Akhratan), northeast foundation deposit. 1917: 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