Tablet from a foundation deposit
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 9, southwest foundation deposit
Length x width: 3.3 x 1.5 cm (1 5/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red jasper tablet inscribed on one side with the cartouche of Amtalqa.
From Nuri, pyramid 9, southwest foundation deposit. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan; 1920: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition