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Plaque, inlay

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Temple B 503 ex "N"

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 10.0 x 5.7 x 3.5 cm (3 15/16 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1658

Medium or Technique

Faience blue glaze, pinkish body

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Two fragments of large faience slab. One a corner piece.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 503. 1919; 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