Fragments of tablet

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 609

Dimensions

7.1 x 3.9 x 0.95 cm (2 13/16 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-403a

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

2 Fragments of yellow sandstone tablet, both sides incised.

Provenance

From Beg. West 609, March 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition