Fragment of an offering table

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
820–800 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 12 x 11.8 x 3.4 cm (4 3/4 x 4 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1798

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Multiple fragments of a blue glazed faience offering table. Chalky white interior.

Provenance

From el-Kurru 13. 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