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Fragment of a faience object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aman–nete–yerike
431–405 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XII, temple

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 3.7 x 3.4 x 3.5 cm (1 7/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-1-169

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Corner fragment of a faience object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XII (Aman-nete-yerike), temple. 1917: 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