Fragment of sun disc
Queen, 84–69 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR III
Overall: 7.5 x 8.8 x 3.1cm (2 15/16 x 3 7/16 x 1 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of tile, sun disc and uraeus relief, flat on back, cylindrical hole through disc for attachment, bluish and white-bodied, green, glazed faience, faded and chipped in two pieces.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Pyr III. 1916: 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