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Fragment of faience

Small domed-shaped faience fragment.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 3. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.1940

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments