Fragments of a plaque

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
623–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VI, stairs

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 7.4 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm (2 15/16 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

16-11-40

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Several fragments of a blue faience plaque with reliefs on both sides.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VI, stairs. 1916: 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