Fragments of a djed pillar

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
840–820 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, In front of tumulus 6

Accession Number

19.2907

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Four joining fragments of a djed pillar.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, in front of Tum. 6. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition