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Inscribed jasper votive tablet

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Rectangular jasper votive tablet, inscribed on one side only.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), NE foundation deposit. 1917: 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 Senkamanisken, 643–623 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .019 W. .012

Accession Number

20.613

Medium or Technique

Jasper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits