Faience fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid XVI

Dimensions

d: 3.9

Accession Number

21.12394

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One of two faience fragments; red body/paste/blue-green glaze.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XVI. 1921: 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