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Inlay fragment

Rectangular inlay of blue glass paste.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 18 (Shebitku). 1919: 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 Shebitka, 698–690 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Thickness: 0.1 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2495

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments