Offering table of King Amanitaraquide
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, N 16 (King Amanitaraquide)
Overall: 41.5 x 51 x 11 cm (16 5/16 x 20 1/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
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Square offering table with hotep-shaped spout. Central figures of Anubis on left and and isis or Nepthys on the right each pouring libations. Meroitic text inscsribed around perimeter of table.
From Meroe, N 16 (King Amanitaraquide). 1921: 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