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Fragments of paste

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B

Accession Number

19.2141

Medium or Technique

Paste

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

9 fragments of blue paste (register records 2 fragments and says “blue cement with faience attached”)

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, A & 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