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Shawaty fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B 700 C

Dimensions

Overall: 3.9 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-253.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

This is a flat object that tapers slightly at one end and is slightly rounded on top.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B 700 C. 1916: 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