Fragment of an ivory plaque in the form of a foreign captive

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Pyramid 18

Accession Number

21.308a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Provenance

From el-Kurru, yyramid 18 (tomb of Shabitka). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition