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Brick

Sun-dried mud brick.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VI, S.W. foundation deposit. 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani, 623–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

25.668

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits