Inscribed lapis votive tablet
Queen Nasalsa 643–623 B.C.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, NW corner of pyramid XXIV, foundation deposit
Legacy dimension: H. .016 W. .007
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lapis-lazuli rectangular votive tablet. Inscribed on one side; hole through one end. Broken but complete.
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: Found under N. W. corner of Pyramid XXIV at Nuri, the tomb of Queen Nasalsa.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition