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Fragment of a plaque

Fragment of a plaque with incised hieroglyphs down the side.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 1 (tomb of an unidentified king). 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. (Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Late Napatan Period, 362–342 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 6 x 3.75 x 1.8 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2361

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments