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Spout of offering tray

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid III, chapel debris

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 11.1 x 6.5--9 x 3 cm (4 3/8 x 2 9/16--3 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-12-234

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Blue faience fragment of an offering tray spout.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), chapel debris. 1916: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition