Fragment of plaque, tile?

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Temple B 503

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 6.0 x 3.9 x 0.9 cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-323

Medium or Technique

Faience blue-green glaze, pink body

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of flat piece of faience from Inlay  Surface has raised pattern.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel BarkalTemple B 503. 1916; 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