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Faience plaque fragment

Rectangular plaque fragment, undecorated

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B 906; 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, (Sudan)

Dimensions

6.9 x 4.8 x 2.1 cm (2 11/16 x 1 7/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-356b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays