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Fragment of faience

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.1940

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small domed-shaped faience fragment.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 3. 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