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Inscribed faience votive tablet

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Rectangular faience votive tablet, greenish-blue glaze; inscribed on one side only.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: Found under N.W. corner of Pyramid XXIV at Nuri, the tomb of Queen Nasalsa, November 1916.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, Queen Nasalsa 643–623 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .046 W. .025 TH. .012

Accession Number

20.618

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits