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Fragments of a slab

Three fragments of a thick slab with black fabric and red surface.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid 6; 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 Shebitka–Tanwetamani, 698–653 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Thickness: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1905

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays