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Fragment of faience

Nubian
Meroitic Period
99–84 B.C.


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

Dimensions

7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-124

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Two pieces of uraeus and disc, like 16-2-(?), red body.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR IV; 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