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Model cake

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N41, Chamber A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12361

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Four fragments of a very small model cake.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N41, Chamber A. 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