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Inlay fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXV, room A

Dimensions

Length: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-4-156

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Rectangular slate inlay.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 36 (tomb of Atakhabasken), room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition