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Plaque fragment

Red-bodied, blue glaze, part of object in relief.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B 900; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, (Sudan)

Dimensions

4.2 x 2.0 x 1.3 cm (1 5/8 x 13/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.3019

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays