Fragment of a faience object

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


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

Dimensions

Overall: 3.6 x 0.6cm (1 7/16 x 1/4in.)

Accession Number

19.2024

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of an object with a beaded pattern incised at one end.

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