Semicircular fragment of alabaster
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXX, southwest foundation deposit
Overall: 1.9cm (3/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
A semicircular fragment; perhaps an inlay; from a foundation deposit.
From Nuri, pyramid XXX (A Queen), southwest foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition