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Faience. Green glaze. Rectangular. On one face cartouches of Kashta and Amenirdis; on other incised sacred eye.

Provenance

From Meroe (Begarawiyeh West), W658 floor debris. March 5, 1923 - 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,

Object Place

Meroe (Begarawiyeh), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.842

Medium or Technique

Faience

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The Ancient World

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