Plaque

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 531

Dimensions

2.4 x 3.5 cm (15/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-267

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Plaque, two holes through top, incised but figures obliterated in baking.

Provenance

From Beg. West 531. 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