Lump of incense
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 53
Diameter: approximately 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Lump of resinous incense with a hole pierced through the center.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: 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