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Fragment of a plaque

Gray body.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 300. 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia

Dimensions

Thickness: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1732

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture