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Fragments of paste or pigment

Four fragments of blue paste or pigment.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXI, room A. 1917: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani (?), 632–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-1-682

Medium or Technique

Paste or pigment

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products