Plaque fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 534

Dimensions

0.6 x 1.15 x 2.3 cm (1/4 x 7/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-275

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Blue glaze, relief dec., fragments from larger plaque (?).

Provenance

From Beg. West 534, 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