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Corner of a plaque

A blue-glaze relief-covered fragment of a plaque; light brown body.

Provenance

From Nuri pyramid 51, stairway. 1917; 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, Napatan Period, probably 369–353 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 6.5 x 6.0 x 2.0 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

17-12-34

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements