Fragment of decorated faience

Nubian


Findspot: Gebel Barkal, B501, VII 6, under brick walls.

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 3.1 x 1.3 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.2507.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Parts of two feather head dresses in relief, flat backed, perhaps the same object as (b). Red body, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501, VII 6, under brick walls; 1920.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition