Inscribed lead tablet
about 643–623 B.C.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, NW corner of pyramid XXIV, tomb of Nansalsa
Overall: 3.1 x 1.3 cm (1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lead; corroded; inscription effaced; from a foundation deposit.
Found under the N. W. corner of Pyramid XXIV at Nuri, the Tomb of Queen Nasalsa, November 1916.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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition