Fragments of faience
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 17
Thickness: 0.3–0.5 cm (1/8–3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Twenty fragments of blue faience, possibly from a plaque.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition