Rectangular tablet

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Harsiyotef
404–369 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XIII, northeast foundation deposit

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 1.2cm (11/16 x 1/2in.)

Accession Number

17-4-848

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Undecorated, rectangular tablet from foundation deposit.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIII (Harsiyotef), northeast 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