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Foundation deposit, S.W.

Nubian
Meroitic Period
643–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 469

Dimensions

3.55 x 3.85 x 0.7 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-675e

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Tablet.

Provenance

From Beg. West 469 March 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition