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Faience fragment

Fragment of faience, probably leg of figure. Bluish-white paste. Blue glaze.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 82,. 1918: 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, reign of Senkamanisken, 643–623 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 0.9 x 3.0 x 0.7 cm (3/8 x 1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-164

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments