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Offering stand of King Anlamani

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Granite. Partly hollowed out.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, pyramid 6, (tomb of Anlamani), room A. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani, 623–593 B.C.

Object Place

Napatan

Dimensions

Overall: 91.5 cm, 232.7 kg (36 in., 513 lb.)

Accession Number

21.11876

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects