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Fragment of a faience object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef
404–396 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLIV, stairs

Accession Number

17-4-29

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Thick fragment of faience, perhaps from a plaque?

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLIV (Batahaliye), stairs. 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