Inlay

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 500

Dimensions

6.1 x 3.4 x 1.5 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-259

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Petal shaped fragment

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Termple B 500. 1916; 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