Inlay fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
698–690 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid VI, room B

Dimensions

Thickness: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2003

Medium or Technique

Lapis lazuli

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Two rectangular inlay fragments.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid VI, room B. 1919: 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