Lotus inlay

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B906

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 7.9 x 1.5cm (2 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 9/16in.)

Accession Number

16-4-378

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Upper part of incised lotus ornament, flat back. Inlay(?). Blue faience, brown body.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B906. 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