Three sarcophagus inlays
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid I, V, floor debris in E2
Medium or Technique
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Three thin black fragments of haematite from the sarcophagus of Taharqa; discrepancy concerning register, which records thirteen green inlays.
From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa), V, floor debris in E2. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition