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Fragment of paste

Nubian
Meroitic Period
263–248 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.6 x 1 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3021.4

Medium or Technique

Paste?

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Incomplete fragment slab of dark gray body. In multiple fragments.

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