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Fragment of faience

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Analma'aye
542–538 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XVIII, stairs

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 2.7 x 2.5 x 1.4 cm (1 1/16 x 1 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-58

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small fragment of a faience object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XVIII (Analma'aye), stairs. 1917: 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