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Tile fragment

Three fragments lotus pattern tile.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 700, March, 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, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

3.5 x 3.7 cm (1 3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-173b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays