Offering table with Anubis and Nephthys
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.)
Medium or Technique
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Square offering table with hotep-shaped spout. Central figures of Anubis on left and and Nepthys on the right each pouring libations. Meroitic text inscsribed around perimeter of table.
From Meroe, N 16 (King Amanitaraquide). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition