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Offering table

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Offering table inscribed in Meroitic. Sandstone.

Provenance

Meroe, Tomb Beg. W. 384. 1923: 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, Meroitic Period, 2nd century A.D.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 46.5 x W. 38.5 cm x D. 18 cm

Accession Number

23.1480

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects