Six votive tablets
Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XVI, southwest foundation deposit
Length: 1.2--2.05 cm (1/2--13/16 in.) Width: 0.9--1.5 cm (3/8--9/16 in.) Thickness: 0.2--0.5 cm (1/16--3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Metal and stone
Not On View
Six rectangular votive tablets, uninscribed and undecorated. One bronze, one silver, one electrum, one amazonite, one jasper and one alabaster.
From Nuri, pyramid XVI (Talakhamani), southwest foundation deposit. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition