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Tablet from a foundation deposit

Rectangular, blue faience tablet with a cartouche on one side.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3, NE foundation deposit. 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 Senkamanisken, 643–623 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.609

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits