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Painted plaster fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XLII, room B

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.2 x 2 x 0.7 cm (1 1/4 x 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-80

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Plaster fragment with blue paint on one side.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XLII (Asata), room B. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition