Fragments of paste or pigment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani (?)
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXI, room A

Accession Number

17-1-682

Medium or Technique

Paste or pigment

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Four fragments of blue paste or pigment.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXI, room A. 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