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Fragment of clay

Nubian
Meroitic Period
263–248 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VIII

Dimensions

5.4 x 4.7 x 2.5 cm (2 1/8 x 1 7/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-521

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Piece of soft pink clay with scratched patterns scraped in relief.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VIII; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition