Fragment of a faience object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid VI, room B

Accession Number

19.2023

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small object that is flat on one side and rounded on the other. The rounded side is decorated with incised lines.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid VI, room B. 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