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Sarcophagus inlays

Four gray stone inlays from the sarcophagus of Amaniastabarqa.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 2 (Amaniastabarqa), entrance. 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 Amaniastabarqa, 510–487 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-2-17

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi