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Tablet fragment

Green-glazed faience tablet fragment. The upper portion of the fragment is modeled to represent two eyes.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 100-sub. 1916: 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 5 x 8.7 x 1.35 cm (1 15/16 x 3 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-251

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture