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Blue faience fragments

Four fragments, no trace of design.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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, Meroitic Period, reign of Akinidad, 84–69 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

35 x 2.6 cm (13 3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-175

Medium or Technique

Four fragments spherical tile

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments