Bronze tablet with attached beads
probably Siaspiqa 487–468 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIX, northwest foundation deposit
Length x width: 3.0 x 1.5 cm (1 3/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A corroded bronze votive tablet; faience ring beads from 17-4-1295 adhere to the surface of the tablet.
From Nuri, pyramid XXIX (Pi'ankhqewqa), northwest foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition