Foundation deposit-model stele

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown king
362–342 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid I

Dimensions

4.7 x 3.0 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2932

Medium or Technique

Gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Tablet in the form of a stele. F.D. SW #1.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Pyramid I. 1919: 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