Foundation deposit tablet - model mortar

Nubian
Napatan Period
593–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 477; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

8.8 x 7.7 cm (3 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-683h

Medium or Technique

Yellow sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Model mortar.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 477, March, 1923: 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