Plaque

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Temple B 503 ex "S"

Dimensions

L x Th. 7.5 x 1.2 cm (2 15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.1771

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

3 fragments apparently of the same blue faience plaque. Square edged. red body, flat and plain.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 503. 1919; 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