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Fragment of decorated faience

Parts of two feather head dresses in relief, flat backed, perhaps the same object as (b). Red body, blue glaze.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501, VII 6, under brick walls; 1920.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

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Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 3.1 x 1.3 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.2507.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments