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Wall tile in the form of a ram with a sun disk

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Ram head with disc.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B704. 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

9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2573

Medium or Technique

Faience, green/blue glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays