Fragment of a plaque

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
698–690 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Thickness: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.2000

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of a blue faience plaque.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid VI. 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