Fragment of an inscription

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 8 x 3 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2134

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Corner fragment of an inscription; incised hieroglyphs along the border.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, A & B. 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