Fragments of an offering table
Napatan, reign of Tanwetamani
Findspot: Nubia, el-Kurru, Pyramid 16
Overall: 27.9 x 29.2 x 3.8 cm (11 x 11 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three fragments of blue faience. Hieroglyphs are inscribed on the border around the edges; offerings are depicted in raised relief in the center. The hieroglyphs of: ‘an invocation offering … of all things good and pure’, is visible on the right edge.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 16 (tomb of Tanwetamani). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition