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Fragment of tile, plaque, ?

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 504

Dimensions

HxWxTh 3.2 x 4.4 x 0.9 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-361

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of faience with relief design, feather? Ornament?

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 504. 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