Plaque

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. West 796

Dimensions

1.4 x 0.5 x 0.35 cm (9/16 x 3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-563

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Plaque, blue glaze

Provenance

From Beg. West 796,1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan. Debris.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition