Fragments of a faience object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid V, room B

Accession Number

19.2081

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Six fragments with carved details, including half of a plumed crown and cobra.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid V, room B. 1919: 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