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Stone fragment

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

L x W x Tk 2.7 x 1.95 x 0.6

Accession Number

20.2375

Medium or Technique

Stone (?)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassified

Fragment apparently of a micaceous stone, blue glazed with bit of relief decoration. Flat bottom, glazed side curved with relief decoration

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 501. 1920; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition