Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXV, stairs in front of door-block
Length x width x thickness: 3.3 x 2.5 x 0.3 cm (1 5/16 x 1 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of brown stone with a herringbone pattern on one side.
From Nuri, pyramid 35 (tomb of an unidentified queen). 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition