Requires Photography

Fragment of an inlay

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

23 cm (9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-9

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Numerous fragments, red bodied blue faience like 16-2-477. Eight of these units radiating off a central square plain

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 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