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Inlay (?)

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 511

Accession Number

16-4-227

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze, dull pink body

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment pierced with hole. In relief is the image of the lower portion of a seated figure.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 511. 1916; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition