Byzantine (Coptic) Period
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 24 ( Queen Nasalsa), stairway
Medium or Technique
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This redware lamp has a yellow-gray slip and marks of use. The upper portions has molded decoration (botainical motif, fruit, etc.). It is intact.
From Nuri, Pyramid 24 (tomb of Queen Nasalsa), stairway. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: September 14, 2006)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition