Fragment of a plaque

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid VI (in front of entrance)

Accession Number

19.1973

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Small fragment with an incised design on both sides.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid VI (in front of entrance). 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