Foundation deposit-tablet

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


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

Dimensions

1.85 x 1.85 x .05 cm (3/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2940

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

F.D. SW #9. Tablet, Rectangular tablet of sheet metal

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Pryamid 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