Plaque with part of two double cartouches

Nubian
Napatan Period
155–170 Tarekeniwal


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. between XIX & XXXII

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12273

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Faience fragment with part of a cartouche, gray body paste, blue-green glaze. Joins 21.12286 and 21.12254.

Provenance

From Beg. North, found in debris between Pyramid XIX & XXXII. 1921: 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