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Offering table

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Inscribed offering table showing bread and fowl

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, found in pyramid 34 (Queen Henutirdis), stairway in thieves' debris. 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, 750–270 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Length x width: 50 x 45 x 21 cm (19 11/16 x 17 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

18-1-444

Medium or Technique

sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief