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Tile fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


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

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 3.5 x 2.4 x 2.6 cm (1 3/8 x 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

20.2346

Medium or Technique

Faience, green glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Small edge fragment of tile (original thickness) pink 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