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Portion of faience plaque, tile?

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 504

Dimensions

H x W x Th 5.5 x 3.7 x 0.8

Accession Number

16-4-365

Medium or Technique

Blue-green glaze faience, white body

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Portion of faience object inscribed with part of cartouche.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 504. 1916; 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