Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa)
Overall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.) (with ring)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; blue-green glaze, mostly gone; ring on bottom broken off.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: 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.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition