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Blue faience fragment

Two fitting fragments of blue faience slab

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Pyramid XVI. 1916: 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

Nubian, Meroitc Period, A.D. 119–128

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

15.2 x 3.6 cm (6 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-463

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects