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Inlay fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid V, room A

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3.4 x 2.7 x 0.2 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2059

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Rectangular fragment of an inlay.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid V, room A. 1919: 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