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Seal

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 700 A-D

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 1cm (2 3/8 x 3/8in.)

Accession Number

16-3-98

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Seals

Part of mud seal, soft baked, two prisoners kneeling, bound back to back.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 700 A-D. 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