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Block from a coffin bench

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Block carved in raised relief

Provenance

From Meroe, pyramid Beg. N. 8, burial chamber. 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, early 2nd century B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Sudan

Accession Number

23.1504

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief