Fragment of an offering slab

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


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

Dimensions

Thickness: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1986

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Corner fragment of an offering slab with relief decoration.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid V. 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