Tile fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

5.4 x 3.5 x 1.5 cm (2 1/8 x 1 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-456a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

One of five fragments, blue faience. Corner of a tile, red bodied.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition