Inlay

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

Est. Dia x Thk 11.8 x 1.6 h x 2 x 0.4 cm (1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2504

Medium or Technique

Faience blue green

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of circular inlay ornamental relief design

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 501. 1920; 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