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Faience fragments

Large fragment, one corner of tile, beads are now missing.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. 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 to Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia(Sudan)

Dimensions

Large fragment is LxWxD 3.9 x 4.2 x 2.2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-2-143a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays