Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B1000
3.2 x 3.2 x 0.95 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Square plaque with blue-green glaze, pierced for string, incised pattern on one face.
Gebel Barkal B1000 (Notes in Arabic with packing say," From trenching at New Building "E" of 100" and "Sunday 1 Feb., from the front of El-Mudra"). 1920:xcavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition