Plaque of Hapi
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XIX
Overall: 7.2 x 2.6 x 0.6cm (2 13/16 x 1 x 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Figure of ape-headed son of Horus, red body paste, yellow glaze with traces of black on incised design, design on one side only. Five loops for fastening, two on each side and one on top of head; broken, front of face and bottom missing.
From Beg. South, Pyramid XIX. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition