Plaque with double cartouche of Anlamani

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
623–593 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, S. E. corner of Pyramid 6, foundation deposit

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .072 W. .045

Accession Number

20.630

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Blue-glazed faience double cartouche of King Anlamani. Feathers of Ma’at surmounting each name; hieroglyphics and details incised and colored black. See also 20.626-20.630

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, pyramid 6, (tomb of Anlamani) , S.W. foundation deposit. 1917: 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