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Fragment of plaque

fragment of modeled plaque

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

3.6 x 3.0 x 1.1 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2323

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments