Travertine rectangular tablet
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXVII, northwest foundation deposit
Overall: 1.8 x 1.2cm (11/16 x 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Rectangular, undecorated tablet from a foundation deposit.
From Nuri, pyramid XXVII (Madiken), northwest foundation deposit. 1917: 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