Tile fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 6.1 x 3.2 x 2.3 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 7/8 in.) Bas D E 2.2 UBJ PKG

Accession Number

20.2343

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Fragment of tile with decoration in relief, white body.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 501. 1920; 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