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Unidentified object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, room B

Dimensions

Thickness: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1994

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Oblong blue faience object.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, room B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition