Two bronze tablets

Nubian
Napatan Period
487–405 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Begrawiya West, Meroe, 466

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 1.9 x 0.3cm (1 x 3/4 x 1/8in.)

Accession Number

23-3-679f

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Two tablets, one with rounded corners; from a foundation deposit.

Provenance

From Begrawiya West 466. March, 1923: 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