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Faience horse trappings

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Miscellaneous: Horse-trappings, faience. String of 16 Hathor head pendants, horizontal piercings, strung with faience ring beads.

Provenance

From El-Kurru, horse grave Ku 203. 1919: 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 Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

21.10563

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related