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Tile

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Grave 503

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 3.4 x 3.2 x 1.1 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-246

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze, bottom unglazed, red body

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment faience tile corner.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Grave 503. 1916: 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