Lotus inlay

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

LxWxD 5.9 x 8.0 x 0.9 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2415

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue- green glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassified

Upper portion of lotus flower i lay flat on back, front in relief.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum Of Fine Arts Expedition