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Small gold-leafed tablet

Provenance

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,

Object Place

Meroë, Sudan

Dimensions

1.6 x 1.2 x .45 cm (5/8 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-132

Medium or Technique

Mud, gold foil

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits