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Fragment of a rosette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Gebel Barkal, Trench E

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.6 x 4.5 cm (5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-129b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of rosette, hole vertically through center, pinkish body, green glaze.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Trench E. 1916: 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