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Faience votive cartouche

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Glazed faience votive cartouche, broken in two but repaired.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXIV (Nasalsa), northeast foundation deposit. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reigns of Alamani or Aspelta, 632–568 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

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Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 x 2.7 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-615

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits