Silver votive tablet

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aramatelka (Amtalqa)
568–555 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, SW corner of pyramid IX, the tomb of Amtalqa

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .031 W. .015

Accession Number

20.416

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Rectangular silver votive tablet, badly corroded.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. Tomb of Aramatelka (Amtalqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Findspot Information: Found under the S.W. corner of Pyramid IX at Nuri, the Tomb of Aramatelka (Amtalqa).

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition