Gold votive tablet
Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XIV, northeast foundation deposit
Length x width: 2.3 x 1.5 cm (7/8 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Thin, rectangular sheet of gold. Votive offering from a foundation deposit.
From Nuri, pyramid XIV (Akhratan), northeast foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition