Stone fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 58

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 2.6 x 4.3 x 1.2 cm (1 x 1 11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18-1-426

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Part of circular ring of black and white stone.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid 58 (Queen Artaha). 1918: 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