Granite. Victory stele of King Tanyidemani. Meroitic inscription both faces and edge.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, temple of Amen, approach (B 551). 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1923: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Tanyidamani, A.D. 160–180