Fragments of paste and faience

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit

Accession Number

17-4-502b

Medium or Technique

Paste, faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Several fragments of paste and faience

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit. 1917: 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