Inscribed alabaster votive tablet
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, NW corner of pyramid VIII, foundation deposit
Legacy dimension: Length: .026 W. .014 TH. .007
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster rectangular votive tablet. Inscribed on one side with the name of Aspelta; one corner slightly battered.
From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.
Findspot Information: From N. W. corner , foundation deposit of Pyramid VIII at Nuri, the tomb of Aspelta.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition