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Spout of offering tray

Blue faience fragment of an offering tray spout.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), chapel debris. 1916: 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 Senkamanisken, 643–623 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 11.1 x 6.5--9 x 3 cm (4 3/8 x 2 9/16--3 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-12-234

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects