Oval cake of red color
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma (?)
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 49, northwest foundation deposit
Overall: 1.8cm (11/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Paste or pigment
Not On View
Oval cake of red paste or pigment from a foundation deposit.
From Nuri, pyramid 49 (Queen unknown), northwest foundation deposit. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition