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Inscribed plaquette fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room W 324, debris

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.3 x 1.3 x 1.8 cm (1/8 x 1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1342

Medium or Technique

Glazed steatite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of blue glazed steatite plaque, inscribed.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Room W 324, debris. 1928: 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