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Faience double cartouche of Anlamani

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Blue-glazed faience double cartouche of King Anlamani. Feathers of Ma'at surmounting each name; hieroglyphics and details incised and colored black. See also 20.626-20.630

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, pyramid 6, (tomb of Anlamani) , S.W. foundation deposit. 1917: 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 Anlamani, 623–593 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .072 W. .045

Accession Number

20.630

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits