Rectangular tablet

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma
468–463 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 1.2cm (7/8 x 1/2in.)

Accession Number

17-4-998

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Rectangular, undecorated tablet from a foundation deposit.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XIX (Nasakhma), 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