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Lotus inlay

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Upper part of incised lotus ornament, flat back. Inlay(?). Blue faience, brown body.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B906. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 7.9 x 1.5cm (2 1/8 x 3 1/8 x 9/16in.)

Accession Number

16-4-378

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments