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Inscribed votive tablet

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Alabaster rectangular votive tablet; Inscribed with name of King Atlanersa.

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: From Nuri, Pyramid XX, the tomb of Atlanersa; foundation deposit.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa, 653–643 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.046 W. 0.023+

Accession Number

20.765

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits