Fragments of a faience object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa
653–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XX

Accession Number

17-1-972

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of a triangular(?) object, possibly a pendant, with holes pierced lengthwise.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XX (Atlanersa). 1917: 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